ATTENTION CPU CUSTOMERS

On Wednesday, May 15th, 2019, between the hours of 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM, the CPU Phone system, Kiosk, the Outage Reporting System, and the Online Payment System will be out of order for service. In the event of an outage or an emergency, please call (662) 902-1322. ***THIS WILL NOT AFFECT ANY SERVICES AT…

Tree Trimming Helps CPU Reduce Outages and Improve Reliability

Vegetation management is part of utility’s robust preventive maintenance program CLARKSDALE – Tree-lined streets are part of Clarkdale’s beauty and charm, but trees also pose problems and even hazards when they grow too close to power lines. That’s why Clarksdale Public Utilities conducts tree-trimming operations year-round to keep electricity flowing safely and reliably to customers’…

CPU Plans ‘Bright Future’ Celebration on May 16

Customers invited to 120th anniversary reception from 2-4 p.m. at CPU’s office Customers of Clarksdale Public Utilities will be the guests of honor during a “Bright Future” celebration recognizing CPU’s 120th anniversary of serving the community. Area residents and business owners are invited to drop by the utility’s main office at 416 Third Street on…

CPU Urges Customers to Play It Safe This Spring

Safe work practices can protect you and your family from multiple hazards CLARKSDALE – For many Clarksdale residents, the arrival of spring means planting flowers, trimming trees, cleaning storm gutters and starting home renovation projects. Clarksdale Public Utilities reminds customers that even though these spring-cleaning rituals may seem harmless, many can pose significant safety hazards.…

CPU evolving, but commitment steadfast

CPU evolving, but commitment steadfast When I accepted the role of General Manger of Clarksdale Public Utilities last September, I fully understood the challenges ahead and the responsibilities entrusted to me on behalf of the people of Clarksdale. With over 25 years of direct experience in city government, I am familiar with CPU’s operations as…

CPU Celebrates 120 Years with Bright Future Initiative

Service improvements, new technologies to benefit customers and the community CLARKSDALE – Clarksdale Public Utilities is leading customers and the community toward a brighter future as part of the utility’s 120th anniversary celebration this year. CPU’s Bright Future initiative includes a series of programs and events highlighting the utility’s new strategy to improve service and…

This Guy is a Thief

Space heaters can be expensive to run and are generally less efficient than central heating units. However, if you are usually in a single room of the house during the winter and do not want to heat up the entire home, then a space heater can cost less to operate. You can lower the temperature…