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 ATTENTION UTILITY CUSTOMERS – UPDATE JULY 7, 2016

Current bills were delayed in mailing and should be mailed out today.  We appreciate your patience.  We are still experiencing delays due to our computer conversion.  

The payment due date will be extended through 11:59 pm on July 24.  No penalties will be accessed until after that date.  

Customers who have automatic withdrawal from their checking account (ACH) will continue to have the withdrawal on July 12th.

Customers who were having their bills emailed, should receive an email bill this month. WE APOLOGIZE - WE HAVE BEEN INFORMED THAT THE BILLS WILL NOT BE DISTRIBUTED VIA EMAIL THIS MONTH, BUT THAT THOSE WHO REQUESTED EBILLS WILL RECEIVE A PAPER BILL IN THE MAIL.  (UPDATED 7-11-16).

Thank you in advance for your patience during this time.  We will continue to post updates as available.

 

 

About Utilities Department

Mission Statement

The mission of the Water Division is to provide safe potable drinking water to the public by treating raw water and managing and maintaining the water distribution system, while ensuring effective and efficient operations.

 

Purpose

•  Purification: Produce safe potable water
•  Distribution: Maintain distribution system that transports safe potable water to customers
•  Engineering: Inspects installation of waterlines and meters and maintain water and sewer line records
•  Billing: Collects revenue generated by the sale of drinking water and the processing of wastewater

 

UTILITY DEPARTMENT  CONTACTS

FOR ALL EMERGENCIES AFTER HOURS PLEASE CALL 204-2280  

Water Billing
Debra Amador, Office Manager 
1106 First Street
204-2500
     Press 2 to Make a Payment
     Press 3 for an Account Representative - To Start or Stop Service, Questions on your Bill, or  Speak to the Credit Counselor
Lobby open 8:30 am - 4pm, Monday - Friday
 
Water Distribution 
Jim Malick, Superintendent
1106 First Street
204-2285 -To report a leak, for cloudy or dirty water, low water pressure, or to schedule a tap
AFTER HOURS OR FOR AN EMERGENCY 204-2280
Office hours 7am - 3pm, Monday - Friday
 
Sewer Collections 
Vacant- Superintendent
6301½ West Erie Avenue
204-2200 - For sewer backups, missing manhole covers or inlet grates, broken sewer lines, or water coming out of manholes
AFTER HOURS OR FOR AN EMERGENCY 204-2280
Office hours 7am - 3pm, Monday - Friday
 
Administration Division 
Mary Ivan-Garza, Director of Utilities 
Paul Wilson, Assistant Director of Utiltiies 
1106 First Street 
204-2501
Office hours 8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday
   
Water Purification
William Gollnitz, Superintendent
1106 First Street
204-2280
Office hours 7am - 3 pm, Monday - Friday
Operators on duty 24/7
 
PQM Wastewater Plant 
Doug Brown, Superintendent
6301 West Erie Avenue 
204-2210
Office hours 7am - 3pm, Monday - Friday
Operators on duty 24/7
 
Black River Plant 
Alex Berki, Supterintendent
100 Alabama Avenue
288-0281
Office hours 7am - 3pm, Monday - Friday
Operators on duty 24/7 

 

Announcements

 

UTILITY BILLS DELAYED - UPDATE JULY 7, 2016

Current bills were delayed in mailing and should be mailed out today. We appreciate your patience. We are still experiencing delays due to our computer conversion. The payment due date will be extended through 11:59 pm on July 24. No penalties will be accessed until after that date. Customers who have automatic withdrawal from their checking account (ACH) will continue to have the withdrawal on July 12th.  WE APOLOGIZE – WE HAVE BEEN INFORMED THAT THE BILLS WILL NOT BE DISTRIBUTED VIA EMAIL THIS MONTH, BUT THAT THOSE WHO REQUESTED EBILLS WILL RECEIVE A PAPER BILL IN THE MAIL. (UPDATED 7-11-16).   full story
 

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