Infrastructure

 
Utilities

 
Electrical Providers
Electricity of provided by several utility entities in DeKalb County, and these are: The City of Auburn Electrical Department, The City of Garrett Electrical Department, Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) and Indiana Michigan Power (I&M), Noble County REMC and Steuben REMC.

 
Natural Gas Providers
Natural gas is supplied throughout DeKalb County by Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO), a subsidiary of NiSource, Inc.

 
Telecommunications Providers
Telecommunications services include telephone, cable and internet in DeKalb County is provided by several entities including: Verizon, AT&T, MediaCom and Auburn Esssential Services.  There is the potential for redundancy in the network for all locations.
 
MediaCom offers digital cable TV and voice over Internet service to DeKalb County. The company also provides high speed internet connections via cable modems.
 
Auburn Essential Services (AES) offers high speed, fiber optic broadband internet and telephone services. Television services will be bundled in the near future with this package.

 
Municipal Water and Sewer Service
Most of the cities and towns in DeKalb County provide water and sanitary and storm sewer services to development within their jurisdictional areas.