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Phone System Issues September 29th, 2021

Unfortunately, we are still experiencing issues with our phone lines. The issues could impact Inbound and Outbound calls. This means we may experience intermittent call failures or voice quality issues and/or one-way audio. The upstream provider has all of it’s teams actively engaged to resolve the issues. At this time, we ask that you email [...]

September 29th, 2021|News & Updates|

Phone System Down, September 27th, 2021

UPDATE- 09/28/21 Our phone system seems to be functioning properly. Thank you for your patience!     09-27-21 Unfortunately, we are experiencing issues with our phone lines. We are working with the telecommunications provider to resolve the issue as quickly as possible. At this time, we ask that you email us at or visit [...]

September 27th, 2021|News & Updates|

Considering Solar Panels For Your Home? Read This First…

Are you considering solar panels for your home? Just a friendly reminder to include the BPU in your planning process before you make a purchase. Our team will be able to help you better understand how this investment will impact your utility bill. You can read more about our Distributed Generation Policy and find the [...]

August 27th, 2021|News & Updates|

Recent Scam!

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 received several reports from customers in McPherson who have received a call from someone stating they worked for the Board of Public Utilities [...]

July 22nd, 2021|News & Updates|

KMU’s Colin Hansen Named APPA’s new Board Chair Delivers Moving Speech on the Resilience, Resourcefulness, and Accomplishments of Small Public Power Utilities.

Congratulations to APPA's new Board Chair, Colin Hansen, whose moving speech at his installation focused on the resilience, resourcefulness, and accomplishments of small utilities, as well as on his compelling personal story. We look forward to watching him advance public power’s priorities on the National level as he has for Kansas' municipal utilities.

Time-lapse of BPU Mohawk Substation Project

Follow the links below to see the progress over the year! May 2020 - July 2020 - Sep 2020 - Feb 2021 - March 2021 - May 2021 -