Hamilton is one of approximately 35 communities that owns its electric distribution company. The Electric Utility supplies low cost electricity to all Village residences, businesses, Colgate University, Community Memorial Hospital, and other establishments.
New York State Department of Public Service
For consumer complaints that cannot be resolved with the Village of Hamilton, you may contact the New York State Department of Public Service (DPS).
DPS complaints may be directed as follows:
Phone: DPS Helpline
1-800-342-3377 (M-F 8:30am-4pm)
Office of Consumer Services
NYS Dept of Public Service
3 Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 12233