To apply for service, come to Berea City Hall, located at 212 Chestnut Street. Our Utility Customer Service Representatives are in the Finance Department on first floor. We require that you show a valid picture I.D. and bring a copy of your lease or bill of sale if the property has been purchased. We also require your social security number at the time of application. There is a deposit of $150.00 for electric, $50.00 for water and $40.00 for sewer services to be paid at the time of application. For sewer customers that BMU is not the water provider there is a deposit of $60.00 for sewer service to be paid at the time of application. Applicant must be 18 years of age or older.
For commercial customers a deposit is required at the time of application. The amount of the deposit, approximate two (2) times the estimated average monthly bill, but in no case shall the deposit be less than $200.00 for electric, $75.00 for water and $60.00 for sewer services. For sewer customers that BMU is not the water provider there is a deposit of $100.00 for sewer service to be paid at the time of application. For more details, contact our Customer Service Department.