About Utilities Commission, City of New Smyrna Beach

The Utilities Commission, City of New Smyrna Beach, (UCNSB) provides electric, water, wastewater, and reuse water in the greater New Smyrna Beach area. We have approximately 26,000 electric customers, 25,000 water customers, 20,000 wastewater customers, and 1,300 reuse water customers.

The Utilities Commission is funded solely through utility revenues and is not a taxing authority. The FY 2014 budget is $60.4 million. There are approximately 159 full-time and contract employees directed by a General Manager/CEO, William R. Mitchum, who is selected under contract by the Utilities Commission.

The Utilities Commission is a non-taxing, political subdivision of the State of Florida created by Special Legislative Act, Public Law 67-1754, and as amended by Public Law 85-503.