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,…

Downtown Christmas Tree Caroling

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]by: Valerie Atwater This past Saturday, Clarksdale Revitalization Inc (CRI), alongside CPU, sponsored a Downtown Christmas Market and Tree Lighting event at the park on Yazoo Avenue. There were craft and farmer’s market vendors all afternoon, and the event ended in the lighting of the tree and some community caroling. Mark Johnson, General Manager of…

CPU Participates in Downtown Clean Up

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]by: Shelia Profit The turnout for Clarksdale Clean-Up Day was terrific. Our commander-in-chief, Mayor Espy, led the volunteers that showed up to support the city’s effort in making our city clean. There were various Greek organizations, city workers, city commissioners, and our very own Clarksdale Public Utilities. We had a solid show of support from…

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…

CPYou: November 2017

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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…

Job Posting: Journeyman Lineworker

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4th Annual Trick-or-Treat in Downtown Clarksdale

Our Downtown Trick-or-Treat Event is just over 2 weeks away! Get more information and a route map starting this week at the participating businesses. Thanks to First National Bank, Planters Bank, Regions Bank, CB&S Bank, Clarksdale Tourism, City Hall, Central Fire Station, and Coahoma County Courthouse! *note- participating banks will close at 4:00pm Download Halloween…