Coldwater, Mich. (10 Mar. 2023) – The Coldwater Board of Public Utilities (CBPU) is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the Chamber of Commerce's 2022 Business of the Year. The Business of the Year award recognizes "a business, small or large, that goes out of its way to become a community partner. [The] business donates time, resources, and leadership to support projects and activities that benefit the community."
“As your local public utility provider, we’re dedicated to serving our community. From donating to local organizations, to furthering education for our employees, we want to leave a positive impact on the City of Coldwater,” said Paul Jakubczak, PE, the Utility Director with the CBPU, “Public utilities are, and always have been, about serving the people. So, we’re honored that our community recognized us as this year’s Business of the Year.”
The CBPU won this award for its efforts in 2022. You can read through their award-winning submission here. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to Abbey Hoffman, the Community Engagement Coordinator with the City and the CBPU, at (517) 279-6959 or by emailing [email protected]. Thank you.
About the Coldwater Board of Public Utilities (CBPU): As a municipally owned utility provider in the City of Coldwater, Michigan, the CBPU is proud to offer electric, water, wastewater, and telecommunication services. Their mission is to provide safe, reliable, and affordable utility products and services.
About the City of Coldwater: The City of Coldwater is a town in southern Michigan. Established in 1861, the City is a thriving community centrally located between Detroit, Toledo, Fort Wayne, South Bend, and Kalamazoo. Known for its historic charm and up-and-coming atmosphere, the City annually hosts events such as Strawberry Fest, Apple Fest, Winter Fest, and Hops on Monroe. The City of Coldwater is one of the fastest-growing communities in the State of Michigan.