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If you are building in Linn County REC's service territory, contact our engineering department. We will work with you and your building contractor to determine the best location for your electric service.
Linn County REC is not allowed to install permanent electrical service to an account until a permanent inspection release is received from the appropriate inspector. The following areas require electrical inspections:
Some areas require a “temporary inspection” before Linn County REC can install a temporary service for construction. Call our office at 377-1587 or toll free in Iowa at 1-800-332-5420 for more information regarding electrical inspections and specific.
If your building project involves the area around your electric meter, overhead power lines or underground power lines, contact Linn County REC before you begin. This will avoid unnecessary expense and safety hazards by correcting a problem before it happens.
It is important to know the following safety codes before you begin your project:
If you have any questions regarding your electric meter, please call 377-1587 or toll free in Iowa at 1-800-332-5420 to speak with our engineering department.