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“Scary Harry”-BPU’s Newest Employee

The McPherson Board of Public Utilities would like to introduce its newest employee, Harry, affectionately called “Scary Harry” as the incoming Water Tower Defendant. This highly visible and newly established position was created to act as the first line of defense against the evil turkey buzzards that come in and threaten McPherson’s water supply with [...]

2019-05-03T16:30:35+00:00 May 3rd, 2019|News & Updates|

Recent Scam- Beware BPU Customers!

BPU Customers, be on high alert! Scammers are once again targeting homes and businesses in McPherson, demanding payment and threatening disconnection if payment isn’t made immediately. DON’T FALL FOR IT! We recently had a report from a customer in McPherson who received a call from someone stating they worked for the Board of Public Utilities [...]

2019-03-05T10:04:13+00:00 March 5th, 2019|News & Updates|

McPherson BPU 2019 Water Rate Adjustments

At their December 3rd, 2018 board meeting, The Board voted to implement a 6% water rate adjustment effective January 1, 2019, for all customers.  The rate adjustment follows the recommendations of a cost of service study performed by Burns and McDonnell.  The increased revenue is necessary to offset inflation, fund replacement of old water mains, [...]

2018-12-05T10:03:37+00:00 December 4th, 2018|News & Updates|