Utility Services


The CBPU currently services electricity to over 6,875 residential, commercial, industrial and street lighting customers.  Being a Public Power provider, we ensure safe, reliable, competitive and efficient utility products and services. (more)

Water, Sewer & Wastewater Treatment

Coldwater's water treatment plant was designed to remove iron and manganese but not soften municipally supplied water.  The water utility is protecting the water supply with a wellhead protection program.  It is one of the first of its kind in the state of Michigan. (more)

Cable, Internet & Phone Service

The City of Coldwater owns and operates their own Hybrid Fiber Coaxial (HFC) network.  This network provides competitive cable television service, high-speed Internet service, data transport services and even digital phone service!  (more)

Garbage, Recycling & Brush Collection

Republic Services and the City of Coldwater provide all of your garbage, recycling and brush collection needs.. (more)


The Engineering Department serves both the City of Coldwater and the Board of Public Utilities.  Services include (more)

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors meets once a month at 5:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber, second floor, Henry L. Brown Municipal Building, One Grand Street. (more)

Energy & Water Conservation

Making some small changes at home can really make a big difference on your utility bill. (more)

Customer Service & Payment Options

The City of Coldwater and Board of Public Utilities offices are located at One Grand Street, Coldwater, MI 49036.  We are on the corner of Monroe Street and Grand Street, in the Henry L. Brown Municipal Building.  Our business hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. (more)

"Between the Lines" (Newsletter)

A quarterly newsletter providing relevant information about the City of Coldwater and Coldwater Board of Public Utilities. (more)


CBPU Rules, Rates & Regs

Oil Testing Program for Liquid Filled Transformers



One Grand Street

(517) 279-9531



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