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On behalf of our organization, I welcome you to our website which contains information to help you conduct business with us or use our utility services more wisely. We are focused on providing reliable, cost-based services in a customer oriented environment.
Please contact us if you need further information or wish to order an additional service. Your opinion is important to us. Your comments will be appreciated in assisting us in serving you better.
Terry Wimberley, General Manager

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Board of Public Utilities
Board of Public Utilities6 days ago
The Hwy 119 area has lost power due to an osprey nest getting across the wires on Hwy 119. Power will be restored in a few minutes. We apologize for the loss of power!
Board of Public Utilities
Board of Public Utilities3 weeks ago
Crews are currently changing out a three phase pole on Memorial Drive in front of Joe Mahan Ford due to a car accident. Memorial Drive is blocked from the intersection of Volunteer Dr down to Patterson St. There will be no power interruptions while the pole is being changed out. As always, thank you for your patience!
Board of Public Utilities
Board of Public Utilities3 weeks ago
We currently have a substation fuse that has failed in the Puryear Substation. Crews are en route to access the cause of the problem. Power will be restored as quickly as possible. This will affect the following areas: Hwy 140 E, Hwy 641 N, Hwy 140 W, Jones Mill and part of Cottage Grove. This outage affects approximately 1400 people. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
Board of Public Utilities
Board of Public Utilities3 weeks ago
Miller Contractors has indicated that construction will commence in W. Blythe Street and S. Caldwell Street the week of June 5th, due to work at the new water plant site. The closure of W. Blythe Street will be located between the railroad and Jenkins Street. Also, the closure of S. Caldwell Street will be located at the intersection of W. Blythe Street. The closure of these streets will be for thru traffic. Access to residence and businesses will remain open.

The closure is planned for Monday June 5th beginning at 7:30 a.m. thru Friday June 9th at 4:00 p.m.
Board of Public Utilities
Board of Public Utilities4 weeks ago
Today, we hosted a lunch for retirees from the meter department. Five retirees were present representing almost 200 years of service to BPU. The group enjoyed a meal and swapping old stories from work days gone by. Kenny, George, Larry, Glenn, and Richard, we are glad to have spent time with each of you today!!
Board of Public Utilities
Board of Public Utilities1 month ago
Crews are currently working to replace 2 broken poles on Chickasaw Rd due to a vehicle accident. We have isolated the outage to a small portion of customers along Chickasaw and Green Acres. We also have a portion of Chickasaw Rd blocked. We ask that you take an alternate path for the next few hours. All power should be restored in the next 3 to 4 hours. Thank you for your continued patience!


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