New Residents

Welcome to Melrose! We are glad you chose to make Melrose your home! Melrose offers a high quality of life and is rich with opportunities for growth, enjoyment and development. We

Melrose Public Utilities


Items we need to set up accounts:

  • Application

  • $200 Deposit (Check, Credit Card or Cash) or a good letter of credit from previous utility provider from the past 12 months

  • Driver License

Cold Weather Rule

Center Point Energy

800-245-2377 (To report a gas emergency call 800-722-9326)

Cable TV/Internet/Phone

Arvig or Spectrum

Arvig 888-992-7844

Spectrum 833-737-0874

West Central Sanitation


Energy Assistance

Tri-County Action Program (Tri-CAP)

The Energy Assistance Program at Tri-CAP may be able to help you pay your heating bill this winter.  Beginning October 1 through May 31, the Energy Assistance Program helps eligible households pay for winter energy services.