City Utilities of Springfield, Missouri springs to action with multiple services and products. The multi-utility supplies electricity, natural gas, and water for residents and businesses in the southwestern Missouri town. It has about 1,870 miles of power lines and 1,260 miles of natural gas mains, serves about 110,000 electric customers, 82,000 natural gas customers, and 81,000 water customers. It also operates the municipal bus system, which has 25 regular street buses and five demand/response buses, and serves about 790 broadband contracts through SpringNet Telecommunications. City Utilities of Springfield has a service region of 320 sq. ml. and serves a base population of 229,000.