The Village of Sutherland is provided retail electric service by Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD). NPPD’s Gerald Gentleman Station, the largest generating facility in Nebraska, is located approximately six miles south of Sutherland. Contact: 877-275-6773

Natural gas is supplied by Black Hills Energy. Contact: 800-563-0012

Propane gas is available for residential and commercial uses at Sutherland Hi-Line Cooperative. Contact: (308)386-4402

The Municipal water system in Sutherland is supplied by three wells, located south of town, which have an average depth of 120 feet. Sutherland has a Municipal sanitary sewage system and a storm sewer system.

Privately owned and operated waste removal services are available in Sutherland, provided by Schaben Sanitation/Waste Connections. Waste is hauled to a disposal site in North Platte, 20 miles east of Sutherland.

Village Fee Schedule

Trash Rates:

Residential Rate:                         $19.01

Commercial Rates:

Commercial Toter                               $24.78
1.5 Yard container                               $48.40
2 Yard container                                  $69.14
3 Yard container                                 $97.95
4 Yard container                                 $130.51

Water Monthly connection fee:

Residential Rate                        $25.00
Commercial Rate                       $29.50
Outside Residential                   $28.50
Outside Commercial                 $41.25
(plus $1.50 per 1,000 gallons of usage)

Sewage Fee:

Flat Monthly Rate                                      $20.00


Phone Numbers:

Black Hills Energy (Natural Gas provider)      800-563-0012
NPPD (Electric provider)                      877-275-6773
Great Plains Communications             888-343-8014
(Cable, Phone, Internet provider)


Recycling Information:

The Village offers a recycling drop off point just west of the Village Municipal Office (1200 First Street) for cardboard, aluminum, newspapers and tin. With the help of a grant received in 2016, the Village was able to purchase a roll off truck to haul our own recycling.