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HRA gets $1.6 million total in loans from city, WPU

March 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The Rising Sun Estates townhome project cleared a major hurdle Tuesday morning.
In a joint meeting of the Worthington City Council, the Water and Light Commission and the Worthington Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA), the 48-…continue reading on dglobe.com

Water sales down in 2013

January 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON — It isn’t often a company encourages customers to use less of its product, but that’s exactly the case for Worthington Public Utilities (WPU).
According to General Manager Scott Hain, customers of WPU used less water in …continue reading on dglobe.com

Water sales down in 2013

January 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON — It isn’t often a company encourages customers to use less of its product, but that’s exactly the case for Worthington Public Utilities (WPU).
According to General Manager Scott Hain, customers of WPU used less water in …continue reading on dglobe.com

Electric rates to rise

December 2, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON —Electric bills for Worthington Public Utilities customers will be increasing in 2014.
In its regular meeting Monday afternoon, the WPU Water and Light Commission decided to raise its electric rates, effective in January.
The customer…continue reading on dglobe.com

Watering ban now in effect in Wortington

November 1, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON — A total ban on non-essential water usage is now in effect in the city of Worthington.
According to Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain on Friday, the water levels are at a point where the ban went into e…continue reading on dglobe.com

Editorial: A water wake-up call

October 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

Daily Globe

We’re hopeful for a “yes” vote today on a $21.6 million 2014 construction budget for the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System. Don’t be surprised, though, at a “no” outcome.
Scott Hain, manager of Worthington Public U…continue reading on dglobe.com

Worthington utility discloses financials

August 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — During Monday’s Worthington Public Utilities Water and Light Commission meeting, the group was presented an update on the financials through the first seven months.The electric department had a net income of $230,956 through the first …continue reading on dglobe.com

WPU recognized with safety award

July 22, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Worthington Public Utilities (WPU) is one of three Missouri River members to recently earn American Public Power Association (APPA) awards for outstanding safety practices over the past three-year period. Continue Reading

Worthington Public Utilities planning new above-ground power lines

April 29, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Wires would connect two Worthington substations
WORTHINGTON Worthington Public Utilities Manager Scott Hain appeared before the Nobles County Planning Commission Wednesday night for the first of several hearings regarding plans to add a new 115,000-volt, above-ground electric transmission line to connect two substations in Worthington. Continue Reading