New utility rates go into effect on November 1, 2021.
Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) will undertake one of its more challenging water main repair projects during the week of August 16-23 that will require a four-day closing of the 8th Street Bridge in Greeneville to all traffic and the removal of the railroad tracks at 8th Street.
August 12, 2021 – As the excessive heat and humidity persist in Connecticut and the region, Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) has issued a Power Alert and is encouraging customers to voluntarily conserve energy for the next three days.
June 29, 2021 – As the heatwave persists in Connecticut and the region, Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) expects to see a very high demand for electricity through at least Thursday.
Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) will begin the annual flushing of its water system for 2021 on Monday, June 7, and expects to have the work complete by the end of September.
Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) has earned a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3)® designation from the American Public Power Association (APPA) for providing reliable and safe electric service.
During its April 2021 meeting, the NPU Board of Commissioners voted to authorize General Manager Chris LaRose to complete an agreement with Atlantic City Linen Services (ACLS) of Norwich to provide rate relief and a payment plan as the company prepares to re-open following its temporary shut-down in the early days of the pandemic in 2020.
The NPU Board of Commissioners approved increasing its annual financial contribution to the Norwich Community Development Corporation (NCDC) by $75,000, bringing its total support for Fiscal Year 2022 to $225,000.
The 2020 Water Quality Report is now available.