Gas & Electric Utilities

The Village of Palmetto provides residents with natural gas. New Gas Installations have a $300.00 non-refundable tapping fee and a $175.00 refundable deposit. For existing gas meters there is a $200.00 refundable deposit. For more information please visit the office.

Additional Fees:

If a customer wants their meter re-read there will be a $10.00 re-read fee unless the readings are incorrect.

The first meter box will be supplied to the customer at additional charge. Any meter box requested after that will be $30.00.

All returned checks will have a $30.00 Fee.

In the event that a gas utility is cut off there will be a $40.00 disconnect fee that must be paid plus the total amount due on the account before services will be cut back on.

If a customer wants their services turned on after normal business hours, which are Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. there will be an additional $50.00 fee.

Slemco provides electricty to the residents. Their information is available below.


Contact Info

Neal Lemelle
Gas Operator
P.O. Box 220

3420 NE Evangeline Throughway, Lafayette, LA 70507