Utilities & Services

City Provided Utilities

The City of Medina bills residents for city water, sewer, and stormwater.

For information regarding utility billing please contact the Finance Department at 763-473-8849.

Other Utilities and Services

Electricity

Two different electrical companies serve Medina—Xcel Energy and Wright-Hennepin. Click this Energy Providers Map to find your electrical provider.

Wright Hennepin (763) 477-3000 or (800) 943-2667     Xcel Energy (800) 895-4999

Natural Gas

CenterPoint Energy provides most of Medina with natural gas. There are parts of the City, however, that do not have any service. Please contact CenterPoint Energy for more information at (612) 372-4720.

Telephone

Medina has two different telephone companies. The very western portion of the City prefixed with 479 (the Independence Beach area), uses Frontier Communications. CenturyLink (formerly Qwest) services the rest of the City. Cellular service is available throughout the City by many different companies.
Frontier (800) 921-8101     CenturyLink (800) 475-7526

Cable Television

Much of Medina has Cable TV service. In Medina, Cable TV is provided by Mediacom, (800) 332-0245. As an alternative or if you are not in the service area, you can use one of the many satellite providers.

Garbage and Recycling

Medina licenses one garbage hauler to service the City, Randy’s Environmental Services, (763) 972-3335. Although the license controls rates and certain aspects of service, items such as billing, requests and rates for removal of appliances and other large items, complaints, etc. are handled directly with your hauler. Recycling is also provided by Randy’s Environmental Services. See the Recycling page for more details.

Internet

High speed internet service is mainly provided by three companies: Mediacom, (800) 332-0245, CenturyLink (formerly Qwest) (800) 475-7526 or Frontier (800) 921-8101 (for the very western portion of the City prefixed with 479 (the Independence Beach area). Certain areas of the city currently do not have access to high speed internet. Residents in these areas typically use data cards from their cellular phone providers or a satellite internet provider.

The Medina City Council adopted a separate franchise agreement with Mediacom for cable TV, internet, and phone service for residents starting January 1, 2014.  Medina and Mediacom have agreed to extend the system build out in Medina per the following language from the Franchise Agreement over the next three years.