East-Central Iowa Rural Electric Cooperative distributes electricity to more than 8,700 member accounts in 11 counties:
The Cooperative's offices are located in Urbana, Iowa. ECI REC maintains over 2,275 miles of electric lines and employs nearly 34 people.
ECI REC has two operations centers to serve our member-consumers more efficiently, one in Vinton and one in Independence. They each support a full line crew and member services department.
Members Have a Voice
As a cooperative, ECI REC is owned jointly and controlled equally by those we serve. ECI is a business enterprise more interested in providing reliable service to our member-consumers than in making money.
Our member-consumers share in the governance and ownership of the Cooperative and can vote on proposals and choose representatives to sit on the Board of Directors.
Our Mission Is
To demonstrate the advantages of your member-owned Cooperative.
Our Vision Is
To make a difference in the lives of those we serve.