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Danvers Electric Open House

OctOctober 10 2019

4:00pm - 7:00pm Lower Parking Lot

2 Burroughs Street, Danvers,
  • Add to calendar 2019-10-10 16:00:00 2019-10-10 19:00:00 America/New_York Danvers Electric Open House Danvers Electric Division is celebrating Public Power Week, October 6-12, along with more than 2,000 other community-owned, not-for-profit electric utilities that collectively provide electricity to 49 million Americans. “We are proud to be community powered,” said Danvers Electric Division’s Director of Public Works & Utilities, David Lane. “Public power puts the people of Danvers first, and Public Power Week gives us the chance to emphasize the advantages of locally grown, locally owned power to our citizens,” said Lane. “Our service is reliable and safe, and we take pride in serving our friends and neighbors,” said Lane. “Danvers Electric Division is proud to have served Danvers since 1889 and is the oldest municipally owned electric utility in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.” Danvers Electric Division invites community members to participate in our Open House on Thursday, October 10 from 4PM-7PM in the lower lot of 2 Burroughs Street. Parking will be available by Mill Pond. Activities include:
    • Ride in our Bucket Truck and climb through our Technical Services “Bread” Truck
    • Decorate a cookie shaped like an Electric Vehicle and get your face painted
    • See a “shocking” demonstration of our brand new Safety Town Electric Village
    • Check out some Plug-In Electric Vehicles and speak with their owners
    • Learn about Dig Safe and why it’s so important
    • Enjoy hot dogs, chips & a drink and take home some giveaways
    Today Danvers Electric Division has 32 full-time employees and a Town Manager appointed three-member Municipal Light Board. The distribution of power is maintained through one primary and eight sub-distribution stations. It serves over 10,000 residential customers, and approximately 3,000 commercial and industrial customers. For more information about Danvers Electric Division’s Open House, visit Danvers DPW on Facebook and Twitter or the Town of Danvers website (www.danversma.gov) and look under events. View Danvers Electric Open House Flyer Public Power Week is an annual national event coordinated by the American Public Power Association in Washington, D.C. The American Public Power Association is the voice of not-for-profit, community-owned utilities that power 2,000 towns and cities nationwide. The Association represents public power before the federal government to protect the interests of the more than 49 million people that public power utilities serve, and the 93,000 people they employ. It advocates and advises on electricity policy, technology, trends, training, and operations. Its members strengthen their communities by providing superior service, engaging citizens, and instilling pride in community-owned power. More at www.PublicPower.org.  
    2 Burroughs Street, Danvers,
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Danvers Electric Open House

Danvers Electric Division is celebrating Public Power Week, October 6-12, along with more than 2,000 other community-owned, not-for-profit electric utilities that collectively provide electricity to 49 million Americans.

“We are proud to be community powered,” said Danvers Electric Division’s Director of Public Works & Utilities, David Lane. “Public power puts the people of Danvers first, and Public Power Week gives us the chance to emphasize the advantages of locally grown, locally owned power to our citizens,” said Lane.

“Our service is reliable and safe, and we take pride in serving our friends and neighbors,” said Lane. “Danvers Electric Division is proud to have served Danvers since 1889 and is the oldest municipally owned electric utility in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.”

Danvers Electric Division invites community members to participate in our Open House on Thursday, October 10 from 4PM-7PM in the lower lot of 2 Burroughs Street. Parking will be available by Mill Pond. Activities include:

  • Ride in our Bucket Truck and climb through our Technical Services “Bread” Truck
  • Decorate a cookie shaped like an Electric Vehicle and get your face painted
  • See a “shocking” demonstration of our brand new Safety Town Electric Village
  • Check out some Plug-In Electric Vehicles and speak with their owners
  • Learn about Dig Safe and why it’s so important
  • Enjoy hot dogs, chips & a drink and take home some giveaways

Today Danvers Electric Division has 32 full-time employees and a Town Manager appointed three-member Municipal Light Board. The distribution of power is maintained through one primary and eight sub-distribution stations. It serves over 10,000 residential customers, and approximately 3,000 commercial and industrial customers.

For more information about Danvers Electric Division’s Open House, visit Danvers DPW on Facebook and Twitter or the Town of Danvers website (www.danversma.gov) and look under events.

View Danvers Electric Open House Flyer

Public Power Week is an annual national event coordinated by the American Public Power Association in Washington, D.C. The American Public Power Association is the voice of not-for-profit, community-owned utilities that power 2,000 towns and cities nationwide. The Association represents public power before the federal government to protect the interests of the more than 49 million people that public power utilities serve, and the 93,000 people they employ. It advocates and advises on electricity policy, technology, trends, training, and operations. Its members strengthen their communities by providing superior service, engaging citizens, and instilling pride in community-owned power. More at www.PublicPower.org.  

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