News & Information

Temporary suspension of disconnections extended

In the interest of public health and to assist our customer-owners in light of the recent Coronavirus crisis, OMU will extend the temporary suspension of disconnections for nonpayment of water, electric, or telecommunications services until further notice as we continue to monitor the current state of emergency. Late fees will be also waived during this…

We are in this with you

Your utilities will stay on In the interest of public health and to assist our customer-owners in light of the recent Coronavirus outbreak, OMU will temporarily suspend disconnection for nonpayment of water, electric, or telecommunications services effective immediately through April 16, 2020. In addition, customers disconnected immediately prior to this pandemic will be reconnected to…

Service disconnections suspended

In the interest of public health and to assist our customer-owners in light of the recent Coronavirus outbreak, OMU will temporarily suspend disconnection for nonpayment of water, electric, or telecommunications services effective immediately through April 16, 2020. In addition, customers disconnected immediately prior to this pandemic will be reconnected to service. Late fees will be…

OMU Customer Service Center lobby closed

In an effort to reduce potential exposure to the virus for employees and our customer-owners, our offices, including the Customer Service Center, are closed until further notice. OMU has a variety of payment and account management options that you can use from the comfort of your own home. You can manage your account on our…

Payment methods to help you avoid potential virus contact

Looking to avoid social interaction due to the Coronavirus precautions? OMU has a variety of payment and account management options that you can use from the comfort of your own home. You can manage your account on our website. You can also call (270) 926-3200 and select our Pay By Phone option or speak with…

Response plan ensures reliable water and electric service

OMU has a Coronavirus response plan that will ensure the uninterrupted delivery of water, electric and telecommunication services to our community. Critical personnel will continue to provide reliable and quality services to our community. In addition, the Coronavirus is not transmitted through drinking water and therefore there should be no concern about the safety and…

Over 500 winter clothing items gathered in community drive

OMU would like to extend our thanks for your support of our recent Spread the Warmth Campaign. Thanks to you and our partnership with the United Way, we are able to provide over 500 cold weather items including coats, hats, gloves and scarves to those in need in our community. Overall eight local agencies were…

Ewing Road closed Wednesday, January 8

Ewing Road and Schroth Street will be closed on Wednesday, January 8 while OMU water crews install a 12-inch water main. The work should last approximately eight hours starting at 8 a.m. Detours will be marked.

Holiday Lighting Contest winner announced

Robert Kuhner of 3876 Raintree Drive, was honored this week by the OMU Utility Commission, for winning our annual Holiday Lighting Contest. Mr. Kuhner earned a $250 gift certficate, a lighted sign announcing him as the winner and professional photos of his home. Mr. Kuhner was among 16 entries judged in a contest hosted by…

OMU to host annual holiday lighting contest

OMU and the City of Owensboro Neighborhood Alliance Program are 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.…