The Leesburg Electric Department has served customers in Leesburg, Fruitland Park and surrounding areas since 1924. The Director of the Department is Patrick Foster, PE.
The Department has more than 40 employees, consisting of five line crews, a four-person substation crew, a three-person meter shop, and a four-person service planning division, along with administrative staff.
The department has 5 substations, providing power to over 22,000 customers. The distribution system is predominately underground with over 65% of the system has buried primary and secondary lines.