TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Spectrum, Frontier, Syringa and other large name communication companies provide service to the area through its advanced digital network with cutting-edge switching technology and fiber deployment. Diverse route capability is in place via sonnet-based fiber rings connecting Coeur d’Alene, Post Falls, Rathdrum, Spirit Lake and Hayden. For more information, please visit: www.frontier.com

 Frontier Communications, Time Warner, Intermax, Syringa Networks and Fatbeam, all provide service to the area through advanced digital network with switching technology and fiber deployment. Diverse route capability is in place via sonnet-based fiber rings connecting Coeur d’Alene, Post Falls, Rathdrum, Hayden and Spirit Lake. Separate diverse fiber rings provide local network access to interexchange carrier points of presence (POPs), i.e., AT&T, Sprint, as well as redundancy. For more information, please visit:
o Frontier Communications: www.frontier.com
o Intermax: www.intermaxx.com
o Syringa Networks: www.syringanetworks.net
o Fatbeam (provides dark fiber): www.fatbeam.com

 

POWER AND GAS

Avista Utilities provides both power and natural gas services in the area. Commercial power rates are highly competitive at 10 cents per kWh (small commercial) and 6.2 cents per kWh (large commercial). Gas rates are 90 cents per therm. For more information, please visit the Avista website: (https://www.avistacorp.com/home/Pages/default.aspx)

Avista Utilities provides both power and natural gas services in the area. Commercial power rates are highly competitive at 10 cents per kWh (small commercial) and 6.2 cents per kWh (large commercial). Gas rates are 90 cents per therm. www.avista.com

 

WATER & SEWER

The City of Coeur d’Alene Finance Department provides billing for city utilities, which include water, sewer, garbage, streetlights, and stormwater. For reference water rates are roughly $9.00-$10.00 for a 1” service per month, plus $1.05 to $1.50 per 1,000 gallons for commercial accounts. Sewer fees are also very reasonable –$9.30 base + $3.50 – $4.50 per Kgal in Coeur d’Alene and comparable in Post Falls.
o City of Coeur d’Alene: http://www.cdaid.org/
o City of Post Falls: http://www.postfallsidaho.org/
o City of Hayden: http://hayden.govoffice.com/
o City of Rathdrum: www.rathdrum.org

The cities of Post Falls and Coeur d’Alene provide water and sewer services for the sites listed above. For reference, Post Falls and Coeur d’Alene water rates are roughly:

$9.00- $10.00 for a 1” service per month, plus $1.05 to $1.50 per 1,000 gallon for commercial accounts.  Sewer fees are: $9.30 base + $3.50 – $4.50 per kilogallon in Coeur d’Alene and comparable in Post Falls.