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Posted on: February 10, 2016

City asks power customers to conserve in peak hours

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With wind chill values expected in the single digits, the City of Danville asks its electric customers to conserve power during peak periods on Thursday, Friday and Monday.

The periods are from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Meagan Baker, key accounts manager f...Read on...

Posted on: January 24, 2016

Overnight temperatures will leave icy glaze on streets

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UPDATE AT 7:30 P.M.: The National Weather Service reports today’s bright sunshine and above-freezing temperatures caused significant melting. Tonight, temperatures are expected to fall into the teens, and this will cause any street and walkway wet with me...Read on...

Posted on: January 24, 2016

Crews working today in residential neighborhoods

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UPDATE AT 10:30 A.M. SUNDAY: Primary and collector streets are clear to the pavement. Public Works crews continue working in residential streets with plows and sand trucks. They expect to reach every neighborhood tonight by 9 p.m.

However, they are una...Read on...

Posted on: January 21, 2016

City crews prepared for round-the-clock operation

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UPDATE AT 6 P.M. THURSDAY: Danville Public Works crews are prepared for a round-the-clock snow removal operation. Residents and visitors are reminded that snow removal is accomplished on a priority basis.

Utility crews also are ready for round-the-cloc...Read on...

Posted on: January 21, 2016

City names Jason Grey as director of utilities

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The City of Danville announced today that Jason Grey has been selected as director of utilities. He has served as interim director of utilities since April 2014.

Grey’s promotion is effective immediately.

“Jason has done a great job leading the Util...Read on...

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Posted on: January 18, 2016

Danville Utilities receives peak power alert

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With the arrival of the coldest air of the winter season, Danville Utilities has received a peak power alert from American Electric Power. The alert covers a two-hour period from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 19.

Power and light customers are urged...Read on...