News Flash

Posted on: August 3, 2020

Don't fall for scams!

Watch out for scams

Recent scams have been reported by BPU  customers!  A caller says they’re from the BPU, offering rebates or 30% off electric bills if you give them personal and bank information.  Hang up!

Remember, the BPU does not cal...

Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2020

Customers Urged to Seek Help for Utility Payments

Customer Service employee serving a customer

BPU customers behind on utility bills due to the Coronavirus pandemic should apply now for assistance to pay bills for which they ultimately are responsible.  BPU officials warn that, although the utility committed not to disconnect service to cu...

Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2020

Enjoy this El Greco/BPU video!

Power Plant with pedestrian bridge over the Chadakoin River on the left.

El Greco and Doing Business in Jamestown

Alexis Singleton of El Greco tells us about her family’s business in Jamestown!

Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2020

BPU General Manager Elected to APPA Board of Directors

BPU General Manager Dave Leathers

BPU General Manager David L. Leathers is now a member of the American Public Power Association Board of Directors.

Click here for full story.

Read on...

Posted on: June 15, 2020

BPU in the Classroom: Tour of our wastewater treatment plant

Trickling filters at Wastewater Treatment Plant

The BPU prepared this video for a Washington Middle School teacher to use in the classroom when classes were conducted online.  It features a tour of our wastewater treatment plant and is narrated by Keith Vanstrom, chief operator of the sewer pl...

Read on...

Posted on: May 1, 2020

Water Quality Report for 2019 Issued & Available

Drinking Water Glasses

The BPU’s 2019 Water Quality Report has been issued and is available here for customers to read.   Water Quality Report

The Report is required by Chautauqua County and New York State.  The document always is a "look-back&qu...

Read on...