Notice of executive and special sessions of SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board plans to hold an executive session on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. pursuant to ORS 40.225, ORS 192.660(2)(i), ORS 192.660(2)(e), and ORS 192.660(2)(f); attorney-client privilege, to further discuss the General Manager performance evaluation for 2019, to deliberate with persons designated to negotiate real property

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Notice of public hearing on proposed sale of property

The Springfield Utility Board will hold a public hearing regarding a proposed sale of property to the City of Springfield. The public hearing will be held by the Board during its regular Meeting on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at approximately 6:00 p.m. The public is invited to attend the meeting

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Notice of public hearing on proposed electric rate increase

The Springfield Utility Board will hold its second public hearing regarding a proposal to increase SUB’s electric rate schedules. The first public hearing was held during the regular session board meeting on Wednesday, February 12, 2020. The Board will, again, consider all comments made by the public during the second

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Looking for a warming gift?

Come down to SUB’s main office and purchase a Warm Up gift certificate! The certificates can be made out in any amount you like, and are fully transferable to any SUB customer. It’s a thoughtful gift that can be used at the customer’s convenience. Want more information? Call 541-746-8451 and we’d

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Notice of Public Hearings

Notice of Public Hearings on Proposed Water Rate Increase and 2020 Budget The Springfield Utility Board will be holding its second public hearings regarding a proposed water rate increase and the proposed 2020 Utility Operating Budget. The first public hearings for the proposed rates and proposed budget were held at

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Lighting the Way!

Politics. Intrigue. Entertaining shenanigans. Read all about SUB’s intriguing in our booklet Lighting the Way, or check out this short, fun video that tells our story. Happy Customer Appreciation Week!

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Fraud Alert / Protégete de la estafa telefónica del momento

(Vea abajo para español) Scammers never rest. These criminals often call customers, trying to intimidate them into paying bills they don’t owe. They often threaten immediate disconnection of power. More rarely, a scammer could show up to your home or business trying to impersonate a utility employees. Trust your instincts

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Notice of Public Hearing

Proposed Revisions to Customer Service Policies The Springfield Utility Board will be considering a Resolution at a public hearing regarding proposed revisions to Chapter 7, Customer Service, of the Springfield Utility Board policies related to customer service, fees, and definitions. The public hearing will be held under Business from the

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Traffic Update

3:00 P.M. – July 25, 2019 – Due to a water main break at 31st and W Street on July 24th, 31st Street is closed to through traffic because of road damage. Traffic is being rerouted.

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Be Alert to Potential Fraud!

Utilities differ regarding if and when they accept payments at a customer’s home. Now is a great time to look over SUB’s policies, and to keep yourself informed about how best to protect yourself from fraud activity. Stay safe!

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February Chills Bring Higher Bills

February was cold – the coldest February in Springfield in 30 years! That means even if you didn’t touch your thermostat, your heating system worked harder and used more electricity to keep your home at the same temperature. If your bill seems high, extra electricity use is likely the reason.

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Board approves rate change

SUB’s Board of Directors approved an overall 5% electric rate increase at its Wednesday, March 13 meeting. New rates are effective on bills rendered on or after April 1, 2019 and affect all customer classes. Higher wholesale energy costs at Bonneville Power Administration, from which SUB receives all its electricity,

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Outage Update

March 4 – MUTUAL AID All SUB customers should have power, but many thousands of our neighbors are still waiting as utilities make repairs to their systems, which suffered unprecedented damage. To help the recovery efforts, SUB has deployed two of our crews to assist EPUD and Lane Electric. We

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SUB Seeks Board Member Applicants

The Springfield Utility Board (SUB) is seeking candidates to fill its Board Member Position No. 2 vacancy. The term of this position expires December 31, 2022. Qualifications from SUB’S charter:Section 37.  Utility Board Members.The Utility Board shall consist of five members who are qualified voters and who have been residents of

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Water main break at 40th and Main Street

Friday, February 1, 9:00 pm. SUB water crews are making repairs to a water main at Main Street and 40th. Water service should be restored by approximately 11:00 pm. Some area customers have been notified that they are under a boil water notice. Directions on boiling their water before use

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Notice Of Executive Sessions Of Sub Board, Regular Session, And Special Session Board Meetings

The Springfield Utility Board (SUB) will meet in executive session at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 10, 2018, pursuant to ORS 40.225, ORS 192.660(2)(f), and ORS 192.660(2)(h), attorney-client privileges, and to discuss legacy agreements between Springfield Utility Board (SUB), Rainbow Water District (RWD), and the City of Springfield. This executive

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