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Posted on: April 20, 2015

Committee recommends steps to improve electric services, help industrial users

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A steering committee that has studied for seven months how best to cost effectively serve Danville’s electric customers voted Monday to recommend seven steps to improve electric utility services and address the concerns of industrial users.

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Posted on: April 20, 2015

Danville Utilities will hold Earth Day celebration Wednesday at Lowe’s

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Representatives from Danville Utilities’ Home$ave energy efficiency rebate program will be on location at Lowe’s Home Improvement, located at 280 Lowe’s Drive in Danville, on Wednesday, April 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to celebrate Earth Day with energy e...Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2015

State agency test results remain inconclusive; no pesticides detected

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The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality said Tuesday that it has completed its analysis of raw water samples collected from the Dan River and tributaries, but the results remain inconclusive in determining the source of the odd taste and odor in ...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2015

River City TV airing meeting of electric utility study committee

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(Posted on Monday, April 13) River City TV will air Monday's meeting of the Electric Services Assessment Steering Committee. Air times are 8 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. River City TV is available on Comcast and Gamewood cable and rivercitytv...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2015

Committee discusses steps to improve electric services, help industrial users

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The steering committee that will make recommendations on how best to cost effectively serve Danville’s electric customers discussed on Monday a range of steps to improve electric utility services and address the concerns of industrial users.

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Posted on: April 9, 2015

State agency reports initial test results inconclusive

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The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality said Thursday that initial test results of raw water samples collected from the Dan River and tributaries are inconclusive in determining the source of the odd taste and odor in the city’s drinking water.
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Posted on: April 3, 2015

City issues disclaimer regarding water sampling, filtration offers

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The City of Danville wants its water customers to know that the city is not collecting household water samples or installing household water filters because of recent taste and odor issues in the tap water. In addition, the city is not affiliated with any...Read on...