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Utilities & Communication  Water, Natural Gas, Sewer, and Garbage service are provided to residents of the Tallassee area by the City of Tallassee.  New residential or business service may be activated by contacting the City of Tallassee at City Hall, 3 Freeman Avenue, Tallassee AL 36078  (334) 283-4298.

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 Alabama Power

Electric Power service to residents of the Tallassee area by Alabama Power Company from nearby Thurlow Dam.  New residential or business electrical service may be activated by contacting Alabama Power at the Alabama Power Appliance Sales showroom at 303 Gilmer Avenue, Tallassee AL  36078, (334) 283-6574.

Propane Gas

Bottled liquid propane gas is locally available from two companies located on Gilmer Avenue in Tallassee: Bullock  Propane Gas Company at (334) 283-4042 or toll-free (800) 304-5779 and Majure Gas Company at (334) 283-2795 or toll-free (800) 793-3289.

Verizon Telephone

Local telephone connectivity and access is provided to residents of the Tallassee area by Verizon.  Verizon also offers Internet service with a Point of Presence (POP) access number in Montgomery AL (long-distance call).  The local Tallassee calling area is limited to roughly Tallassee city limits but Verizon offers a wide-area calling plan that enables Tallassee residents to pay a fixed charge each month to call Elmore and Montgomery County telephone numbers and not incur long-distance toll charges.   New residential or business electrical power service may be activated by contacting Verizon at 1 (800) 483-4300.

Time Warner Cable

Cable television service (now featuring digital cable capability) is provided to residents of the Tallassee area by Time Warner Cable Elmore from nearby Wetumpka AL.  New residential or business electrical power service may be activated by contacting Time Warner Cable at (800) 822-0060 or by visiting their office at Hwy 231 Wetumpka AL.

The Tallassee Tribune

Tallassee's weekly newspaper is The Tallassee Tribune.  A new edition is published every Wednesday and covers news of interest to residents of Tallassee and the surrounding area.  Copies may be purchased from several vending machines around the City.  Subscriptions are sent by mail and a one year subscription costs $19.

Radio                

Tallassee is the home of WACQ 1130, an AM oldies station located on Barnett Blvd.  WTLS 1300, a daylight AM station, has its broadcast studios located on Gilmer Avenue. WTLS covers most Tallassee High School sporting events with live broadcasts.

Internet

Tallassee has only one Internet Service Provider (ISP) with an access number available from a local phone call from Tallassee.  Tallassee Communications at (334) 283-8900 provides local call Internet service to residents of Tallassee and the surrounding area.  Tallassee residents can also obtain Internet access from other ISPs (Earthlink, Verizon, Alltel, America On Line (AOL), Microsoft Network (MSN), etc.) with Points Of Presence (POPs) in Montgomery, Tuskegee, and Auburn/Opelika, which are all long-distance calls from Tallassee.

Cellular Telephone

Several cellular telephone companies serve the area around Tallassee, with varying coverage patterns from available cellular antennas.   Among these companies are Powertel, Alltel, Cingular, Bellsouth, and Cellular One.