The Assistant City Manager for Utilities and Information Technology provides general management and direction for the five departments responsible for city utility services. The departments within Public Utilities include Electric Production, Electric Distribution, Water Production, Water Distribution, and Wastewater Treatment. The departments provide electric, water, and wastewater utility services for the city and are responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the various systems.
The City of Wellington is a member of the following utility related organizations and city staff serve in the organizations, at times, in various capacities:
- Kansas Power Pool
- Kansas Municipal Utilities
- Kansas Municipal Energy Agency
- Kansas Rural Water Association
- Kansas Municipal Gas Agency
- Kansas Water Environment Association
- Kansas American Water Works Association
The mission of the City of Wellington Utility Departments is to provide reliable, high quality water, wastewater, and electrical power services while meeting customer demand and to manage community resources in an open, responsible, and environmentally sound manner at the lowest practical cost.