Lincoln County was the first county in Tennessee to get electricity! Currently, FPU's Electric department serves nearly 19,000 customers every day.
FPU's Natural Gas Department has been in operation, serving Fayetteville and Lincoln County residents since 1949. We currently serve over 6,000 customers with clean, efficient natural gas.
The FPU water department installed its first water works system in 1898. Still going strong many years later, the FPU water and sewer department works hard every day to insure that Fayetteville has plenty of clean, potable water. We currently provide treated water service to over 4,200 customers.
Did you know that FPU was the first utility in Tennessee to offer cable TV as well as cable Internet and VoIP digital phone services? FPU Telecom offers a variety of channels from basic analog packages to full-blown digital, high definition and digital video recording (DVR) service. With our High-Speed Cable Internet service, you can choose your speed - 3 meg, 5 meg or 10 meg - and also connect to our VoIP digital phone service. We offer telecom services to over 3,300 customers in Fayetteville and parts of Lincoln County.
Watch "FPU Video", our year-end video to learn more about Fayetteville Public Utilities.