Welcome to the City of Lumberton Public Services Department website. As a Public Power Community the City of Lumberton has created this department to oversee the proper billing and/or collection of city services and property taxes.
The Mission of the Public Services Department is to provide the citizens and visitors of this All American City with high-quality and professional service while recognizing the distinct needs of each individual. The department attempts to accomplish this mission in a fair and non-discriminatory manner.
As a Public Power Community revenue received from the sale of electricity is invested back into the operation of the municipal electric system which is owned by the citizens of our community. There are approximately 2,000 Public Power Communities throughout the United States that serve more than thirty-five million customers. Amongst the Public Power Communities are metropolitan cities such as Los Angeles California, Memphis Tennessee, and San Antonio Texas.