Maintenance power outages planned in Thoroughbred Acres area

On Thursday and Friday, November 19 and 20, OMU electric crews will be making upgrades in the area shown above, which primarily includes Thoroughbread Acres. This will result in periodic outages throughout each day beginning at 9 a.m. and ending at 2 p.m. These upgrades further improve reliability and strengthen the electrical system. We appreciate your patience. If you have any questions or concerns, please call (270) 926-3200.

City Utility Commission meeting available by video teleconference on Nov. 19

The City Utility Commission of the City of Owensboro will hold its special meeting of the Commission by audio and video teleconference at 11:30 am on Thursday, November 19, 2020, as permitted by and in conformity with KRS 61.826 an SB 150. The coronavirus pandemic and the declaration of a state of emergency by the Governor of Kentucky make it infeasible for the Commission to provide meeting room conditions at…

Enter the Holiday Lighting Contest

OMU and the City of Owensboro Neighborhood Alliance Program are once again hosting the annual Golden Santa Award. This unique residential holiday lighting contest carries with it not only bragging rights, but a $250 OMU gift certificate, prize package and a lighted yard sign. Entries will be judged on originality, use of light, color, design and movement. Judging will take place December 14-15. The winner will be honored by the…

OMU to resume disconnection of services for non-payment

In accordance with Governor of Kentucky’s Executive Order issued on October 19, 2020 OMU will resume its normal disconnection process on bills with a due date on or after November 6, 2020.  We understand the coronavirus pandemic has created financial hardship for many of our customers and we want to continue to assist them. Therefore, we will automatically establish pay arrangements for any past due balances eligible for disconnection as…

Routine flushing of OMU water system to begin October 26

Owensboro Municipal Utilities crews will be conducting the utility’s semi-annual water line flush for city customers starting October 26. The flushing is expected to take approximately one week. Crews will be working between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. each of those days and will begin on the northeast end of the city and work south and west. The crews will open fire hydrants throughout the water system as part of the…

City Utility Commission meeting available by video teleconference on Oct. 22

The City Utility Commission of the City of Owensboro will hold a work session by audio and video teleconference at 1:00 pm on Thursday, October 22, 2020, as permitted by and in conformity with KRS 61.826 an SB 150. The coronavirus pandemic and the declaration of a state of emergency by the Governor of Kentucky make it infeasible for the Commission to provide meeting room conditions at a physical location…

City Utility Commission meeting available by video teleconference on Oct. 1

The City Utility Commission of the City of Owensboro will hold a work session by audio and video teleconference at 11:30 am on Thursday, October 1, 2020, as permitted by and in conformity with KRS 61.826 an SB 150. The coronavirus pandemic and the declaration of a state of emergency by the Governor of Kentucky make it infeasible for the Commission to provide meeting room conditions at a physical location…

City Utility Commission meeting available by video teleconference on Sept. 16

The City Utility Commission of the City of Owensboro will hold its special meeting of the Commission by audio and video teleconference at 11:30 am on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, as permitted by and in conformity with KRS 61.826 an SB 150. The coronavirus pandemic and the declaration of a state of emergency by the Governor of Kentucky make it infeasible for the Commission to provide meeting room conditions at…

City Utility Commission meeting available by video teleconference on August 20

The City Utility Commission of the City of Owensboro will hold a special meeting of the Commission by video teleconference at 11:30 am on Thursday, August 20, 2020 by video teleconference, as permitted by and in conformity with KRS 61.826 and SB 150. The coronavirus pandemic and the declaration of a state of emergency by the Governor of Kentucky make it infeasible for the Commission to provide meeting room conditions…

City Utility Commission meeting available by video teleconference on July 23

The City Utility Commission of the City of Owensboro will hold a special meeting of the Commission by video teleconference at 10:00 am on Thursday, July 23, 2020 by video teleconference, as permitted by and in conformity with KRS 61.826. The coronavirus pandemic and the declaration of a state of emergency by the Governor of Kentucky make it infeasible for the Commission to provide meeting room conditions at a physical…