Utility Services

Water & Sewer

The City of Ravenna is the supplier of the municipal water supply. Ravenna has a municipal sanitary sewerage system and a storm sewer system. The five-cell lagoon was built in 1964 with an addition in 2007. If you are new to the community or are moving between homes within city limits, please contact City Hall at (308) 452-3273. For more information on Ravenna’s water system, click here.


Ravenna is provided retail electric service by Nebraska Public Power District. For more information, call 1-877-ASK-NPPD (275-6773) or visit www.nppd.com.

Natural Gas

Natural gas is supplied to Ravenna by Black Hill’s Energy through a four-inch transmission pipeline with an operating pressure of approximately 500 pounds per square inch. Black Hill’s Energy is also the distributor of natural gas within the community, serving approximately 500 residential, commercial, and industrial customers.

Natural gas is available for residential and commercial uses. Availability of natural gas for industrial uses is subject to individual situations. As specific requirements of an industrial prospect become available, information on gas service availability and applicable rates can be obtain from Black Hill’s Energy Service Center at (888) 890-5554 or by visiting https://www.blackhillsenergy.com/

Solid Waste Disposal

Curbside pick-up is provided by Ravenna Sanitation. Billing for waste removal is included with residents water and sewer invoices. For more information and solid waste removal, please call City Hall at (308) 452-3273.


Ravenna has a municipally owned single stream recycling trailer which accepts the following: Glass bottles and jars, paper, tin, plastic #1, #2, #4 & #5, plastic bags, and cardboard. The trailer is located directly east of the City Auditorium at 112 W. Genoa St.