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Posted on: May 1, 2018

CBPU Celebrates Earth & Arbor Day With Students

CBPU Earth_Arbor Day

Last week members of the CBPU team traveled to Coldwater preschools to educate young students on the importance of Earth & Arbor Day. CBPU Energy Waste Reduction Manager, Bob Granger, gifted a Norway Spruce pine tree to each student so they could plan...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Arbor Day Foundation Names Coldwater Tree City USA

Tree City USA

Coldwater, MI, was named a 2017 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.

Coldwater achieved Tree City USA recognition by meeting the program's four requirements: a tree board or department, ...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

CBPU Donates To BACC

CBPU BACC Meter Bases

Recently the Coldwater Board of Public Utilities was able to connect with the Branch Area Career Center’s Electrical & Automation Engineering Program after hearing of the need for phase meter sockets. Receiving new phase meter sockets will allow the B...

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

CBPU Linemen Return From New York Mutual Aid

CBPU In New York

Four Linemen from the Coldwater Board of Public Utilities Electric Department have returned from New York.  Journeyman Linemen Steve Barone and Jory Watson, and Apprentice Linemen Kent Brecheisen and Jarret Wolford all volunteered to head north a...

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

2018 Spring & Summer Recreation Guide is Here

2018 Spring Recreation Guide

Be sure to check out the 2018 Spring & Summer recreation guide. Full of information on events, youth & adult sports, health & wellness, memberships and more!

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Energy Efficient Options For Your Home

Simply Efficient

The Energy Optimization department offers a plethora of information to assist you on your savings journey. Here are some of our favorite energy saving tips.

  • Lighting is one the easiest steps you can take to start saving energy. Replacing at least your 5 mo...
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Posted on: January 19, 2018

CBPU Recognized as a Groundwater Guardian

Groundwater Foundation Award

In recognition of efforts to protect local groundwater supplies, for the 21st consecutive year, Coldwater has been named a 2017 Groundwater Guardian by The Groundwater Foundation. The Groundwater Foundation is a national nonprofit organization based in Li...

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Posted on: December 12, 2017

CBPU Receives National Recognition for Public Power Promotion

RP3 Promotion Award

The Coldwater Board of Public Utilities have received an American Municipal Power (AMP) Public Power Promotion award for the promotion of its Reliable Public Power (RP3) designation. The RP3 designation recognizes public power utilities that demonstrate p...

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