About GRU

Making Gainesville a better place to live, work and play

Gainesville Regional Utilities, known as GRU, is a multi-service utility owned by the City of Gainesville. We are the 5th largest municipal electric utility in Florida.

Our combined services make us the most comprehensive utility service provider in the state. We serve approximately 93,000 retail and wholesale customers in Gainesville and surrounding areas, offering:

  • Electric
  • Natural gas
  • Water
  • Wastewater
  • Telecommunications services