Finding More Ways to Serve

  At its regular meeting on Tuesday, the Clarksdale Public Utilities Commission had a discussion about payment options and avenues available to customers of the utility. Steve Reed, CFO, suggested that the utility continue to find ways to better serve customers, including off-site bill payment and off-hours bill payment. Currently, options for payment after hours…

Notice of Special Called Meeting

NOTICE OF SPECIAL CALLED MEETING Pursuant to the call of the undersigned Chairman, a Special Meeting of the Clarksdale Public Utilities Commission will be held in the first floor Conference Room, 416 Third Street, Clarksdale, Mississippi at 4:30 P.M. on Wednesday, December 13, 2017, for the purpose of Mayor’s request for resignation and related matters,…

Welcome New Employee: Andre Lark

We want to welcome Andre Lark to the CPU Team. Employee: Andre Lark Hire Date: November 30, 2017 Department: Electric Production Andre (Dre) joined our team as a Production Plant Operator I. He is a lifetime native of Clarksdale, MS and a 2012 graduate of Coahoma Community College. Dre enjoys playing basketball, working out, and…

Record Numbers Trick-or Treat Downtown

The Downtown Trick-or-Treat event was a huge success. With the additional publicity and thanks to the support of Lee Academy, a few hundred people crowded the downtown streets in costume on Halloween afternoon. “We were not sure what the crowds were going to be like but we were aiming high. Even still, I don’t think…

CPU Recognizes Employees

General Manager Mark Johnson and the Board of Commissioners recognized employees with milestones of service to the organization at a dinner on Thursday, October 12, 2017. The annual event took a different direction this year with the change in management. Mark Johnson has only been at the helm since June of this year, but his…