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June 2011 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • CBPU Earns National Recognition as Reliable Power Provider
  • CBPU to Offer Water and Sewer Lateral Protection Program
  • Cooling Tips to Save Energy and Money
  • Enjoy Coldwater's City Parks
  • Michigan South Central Power Agency Debt Free

March 2011 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • Brush Collection and Recycling Information
  • CBPU to Offer EcoSmart, Choice - A Green Pricing Program
  • City Wide Hydrant Flushing
  • New Polling Location for City Voters
  • Residential Energy Assistance Program (REAP)

December 2010 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • Appliance Rebate Program
  • Cable Promotions - Starz! and NFL Network
  • DMS Pickup Schedule
  • Home Heating Help Available
  • Updating Your Utility Account

September 2010 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • City Wide Trash Pickup and Household Hazardous Waste Collection
  • City-Wide Flushing Fall Schedule
  • Hallo-Green Event Plans
  • Holiday Office Hours
  • November 2010 Election
  • Reminder Dates for Trick-or-Treating
  • Tips on Saving Energy and Money at Home
  • Winter Taxes

June 2010 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • Bryan Smith Named "Rookie Water Operator of the Year"
  • CBPU Offers New Online Payment and Paperless Billing Option
  • Coldwater Country - Pure Michigan
  • Earth Day 2010 Update
  • HVAC and Appliance Rebates
  • Jeff Budd Accepts New City Manager Position

March 2010 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • Appliance Rebate Program
  • City Recreation Activities
  • City Wide Hydrant Flushing
  • Earth Day 2010 Event Plans
  • Follow us on Facebook and Twitter
  • Showtime for $5.95 for 6 Months and Various Telecom Promotions

December 2009 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • Hallo-Green 2009 Event Update
  • Main Article, Contributed by City Manager, Bill Stewart
  • Michigan - A Long Road to Recovery
  • Updating Your Utility Account
  • Winter Events in Downtown Coldwater

September 2009 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • CBPU Electric Department Safety Award
  • City Wide Flushing Schedule
  • Daily Conservation Tips
  • Disposal and Yard Waste Seasonal Schedule
  • November 2009 Election

June 2009 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • Digital and High Def Channel Lineup Additions
  • Earth Day 2009 Event Update
  • Information Protection and Fact Act
  • Paying Utilities in a Tough Economy
  • Summer Events in Downtown Coldwater
  • Summertime Reminders

March 2009 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • CBPU Water Department Safety Award
  • Channel Moves and Additions
  • City Wide Hydrant Flushing
  • Coldwater's Dog Park
  • Earth Day 2009 and Conservation Expo
  • Household Hazardous Waste Collection

December 2008 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • 2008 Sidewalk Program Helps Citizens Stay Connected
  • CBPU Offers Energy Depot
  • CBPU Telecommunications Department Celebrates 10 years!
  • Is Your Mailbox Ready for the Winter
  • Seasonal Reminders

September 2008 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • Are Your Appliances Literally Draining You?
  • City Wide Hydrant Flushing
  • Craig Lynch to Board of Directors and City Council Meeting and Member Update
  • Digital Transition Information
  • Recycle It!

June 2008 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • Are Your Electronics Really Protected
  • Citizens "Make the Switch" for Earth Day
  • Online Bill Payment Portal
  • Summer events in Downtown Coldwater
  • The Value of Water

March 2008 "Between the Lines" Newsletter


Newsletter (PDF) topics include:
  • Board of Review
  • City Wide Hydrant Flushing
  • Digital and HDTV - What are the Facts?
  • Digital Phone Service
  • online Recreation Activities
  • Reducing Your Footprint
  • Sanitary Sewer Backup Procedures