Notice of upcoming public hearings

On November 10th and December 8th, SUB’s Board will hold public hearings on a proposed water rate increase and the proposed 2022 budget. Once the agenda packet and meeting materials are available, we will provide links here. 

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Join us for Customer Appreciation Week

Free coffee drinks for all! We’re taking Customer Appreciation Week on the road! This year will be a drive up event to keep everyone safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic. October 4 – 9, 2021 Monday & Tuesday 8 am – 1 pm at Booth Kelly, 5th and South

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Notice of special meeting of SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board plans to hold a virtual special meeting on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at 5:15 p.m. The purpose of this meeting is to provide the Board an opportunity to consider approval of a time sensitive special procurement for conduit for Electric Division projects. An agenda for the

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Notice of executive sessions and special meeting of the SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board plans to meet in executive session, pursuant to ORS 40.225 and ORS 192.660(2)(h); attorney-client privilege, and to consult with counsel concerning legal rights and duties with regard to pending or potential litigation. The executive session will commence at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, prior

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Notice of special meeting of SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board plans to meet in a special meeting on Thursday, August 26, 2021, at 5:15 pm. The purpose of this meeting is to provide the Board an opportunity to consider approval of time sensitive bids for Water Division projects. An agenda for the special meeting will be

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Join in on the midyear budget committee review!

Each year, SUB’s budget committee helps set the utility’s annual budget by reviewing current and planned projects, and the funding required to accomplish them. In advance of these meetings, SUB’s Board receives a summary of the utility’s financial position. That review session will be held 5 pm Wednesday, August 11

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Notice of executive sessions and special meeting of SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board plans to meet in executive session, pursuant to ORS 40.225, ORS 192.660(2)(e), ORS 192.660(2)(f), and ORS 192.660(2)(h); attorney-client privilege, to deliberate with persons designated to negotiate real property transactions, to consider information or records exempt from public inspection, and to consult with counsel concerning legal rights

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Notice of public hearings

Proposal to amend SUB policy related to water system development charges The Springfield Utility Board plans to hold a public hearing on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, during its 6:00 p.m. regular Board meeting on two proposed Ordinances amending Chapter 5 – Water, Section 1 – Connections to Service, of the

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SUB Unaffected by Chlorine Shortage

June 17, 2021 – The state of Oregon today shared information about chlorine and caustic soda supply and delivery issues that could affect water and wastewater utilities in Oregon and along the West Coast. SUB has adequate supplies of chlorine gas to last through the expected duration of the shortage;

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Notice Of Executive Session And
Board Retreat Work Session

The Springfield Utility Board plans to meet in executive session on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, pursuant to ORS 40.225, ORS 192.660(2)(i), ORS 192.660(2)(f), ORS 192.660(2)(e), and ORS 192.660(2)(h); attorney-client privilege, to review and evaluate the employment-related performance of the general manager, to consider information or records exempt by law from

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Notice of executive sessions and special meeting of the SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board plans to meet in executive session, pursuant to ORS 40.225, ORS 192.660(2)(e), ORS 192.660(2)(f), and ORS 192.660(2)(h); attorney-client privilege, to deliberate with persons designated to negotiate real property transactions, to consider information or records exempt from public inspection, and to consult with counsel concerning legal rights

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Notice of executive sessions of SUB Board

The Springfield Utility Board plans to meet in executive session, pursuant to ORS 40.225, ORS 192.660(2)(i), ORS 192.660(2)(e), ORS 192.660(2)(f), and ORS 192.660(2)(h); attorney-client privilege, to review the General Manager performance evaluation, to deliberate with persons designated to negotiate real property transactions, to consider information exempt from public inspection, and

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YOU are the PUBLIC and the POWER in PUBLIC POWER

In February, a rogue polar vortex swept deep into the southern US, freezing generation plants and water distribution systems. Power outages, rolling blackouts and boil-water notices followed, as did, infuriatingly, tales from customers staring at $6,000 power bills while burning furniture to stay warm. When things fail that spectacularly, ratepayers

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USTED es el público y el poder en la Energía Pública

En febrero, un terrible vórtice polar se extendió profundamente por el sur de los Estados Unidos, congelando plantas de generación y sistemas y distribución de agua. Después siguieron los cortes de energía, apagones escalonados y avisos de contaminación de aguas, tal como lo expresaron usuarios enfurecidos que miraban sus facturas

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