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New to Mt. Vernon

Welcome to Mt. Vernon!

We are so glad you made Mt. Vernon your new home! Below is some information and links that could help make your transition to the community a little easier. Also, check out our Welcome Packet, it is your complete guide to finding schools, health care providers and more.

Electrical Aggregation

The city of Mt. Vernon participates in an electric aggregation program. Homefield Energy is the current electric supplier with a rate of $0.08473 per kWh.

Emergency Services

Make sure that you are familiar with the Mt. Vernon Fire Department and the Mt. Vernon Police Department and the services they provide our community.


Enjoy the outdoors by visiting one of our many parks, stroll the grounds of Cedarhurst and the historical village, or take a short drive to one of the nearby lakes.

Getting Around

Need a ride? Visit our transportation page to see how to get around town.

Home and Property

Learn how to apply for water service and how to apply for permits if you are undertaking a building project in your new home.

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