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Serving central Ohio, the City of Columbus provides public utilities including water distribution, sewer works and power. With Money Services located in Kroger stores throughout the state, making a water or utilities payment to City of Columbus is easy and convenient. Our stores are open on evenings and weekends, so you can pay bills in person when it suits you and – with some billers available for same-day payment – you can avoid shut-offs or late fees. Our friendly Money Services associates accept payment in cash, check or by debit card. You can also save on fees by downloading promotions and discounts to your Shopper’s Card*. Just use our handy store locator to find your closest location today.

  • Start a bill payment from home or while you're on the go

  • Just follow our quick and easy step by step process

  • Then complete your transaction in store

  • Pay in store with cash or a debit card

Money Services Express video tutorial

  • Step 1 Gather the bills you need to pay or the receiver information needed for your money transfer
  • Step 2 Select your most convenient Money Services location
  • Step 3 Fill in your details
  • Step 4 Bring your filled out bill stub, cash or debit card, ID, and your MSX barcode to your selected location

Paying your City of Columbus

Use Money Services for an easy and convenient way to pay your energy bill.

It saves time

  • Evening and weekend opening times lets you pay your bill at a time that suits you
  • Handy locations in Kroger stores means you can pay your bill while you pick up your groceries

It saves you money

  • Discounts and promotions can be downloaded to your Shopper’s Card
  • Avoid postage fees by paying in person


Paying your utilities or water bill with City of Columbus is simple. Just bring your bill stub, which carries your account number, and the money to pay your bill and a fee to your nearest payment center. You can pay in cash, with a check or by debit card at Money Services.

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City of Columbus

Our friendly store associates are available to help you with questions about your billing. If they’re unable to help, you can contact the City of Columbus directly.

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With a department mission to enhance the quality of life for the people of Columbus, Ohio, the City of Columbus provides effective water and power solutions and managing the Columbus waterworks system. The history of the City of Columbus spans back to 1844, and includes major milestones such as street lighting, waste water treatment and the supply and management of water.


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*Not available in all locations. See a store for details.

This retailer is an authorized delegate of CheckFreePay Corporation, Fidelity Express, Firstech, MoneyGram and Western Union pursuant to Chapter 151 of the Texas Finance Code, Subchapter E, Conduct of Money Transmission Business.

Kroger engages in the money transmission and/or currency exchange business as an authorized delegate of MoneyGram® Payment Systems, Inc. under Chapter 151 of the Texas Finance Code. If you have a complaint, first contact MoneyGram® Payment Systems, Inc., at 1-800-MONEYGRAM. If you still have an unresolved complaint regarding the company’s money transmission or currency exchange activity, please direct your complaint to the Texas Department of Banking: 2601 North Lamar Boulevard, Austin, TX 78705-4294 1-877-276-5554 (toll free)

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