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Customer-owned since 1895.


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Riverside Public Utilities Facilitates Summer STEM PULL Academy for Local High School Students

Released 7/31/2018

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – A group of 70 Riverside high school students recently participated in several days of intensive, hands-on training with the Riverside Public Utilities Department to learn about potential careers in the utilities industry.


Riverside Public Utilities Shuts Down Oldest Substation Dating to 1949

Released 7/9/2018

President Harry S. Truman was finishing his first term when Magnolia Substation came to life


Riverside Public Utilities Supports Community With Energy Efficiency Programs

Released 6/25/2018

Programs can help residents and businesses save hundreds of dollars each year.


City of Riverside to Examine Future of Agricultural Water Rates

Released 4/2/2018

Board of Public Utilities names task force; 15 months of meeting scheduled to start April 26


Riverside’s Electric Vehicle Charging Initiative Continues to Make Progress

Released 3/9/2018

Riverside, Calif. – Electric vehicle owners have another reason to charge up while visiting downtown Riverside.


Riverside Public Utilities Warns Against Fraudulent Calls to Customers

Released 1/12/2018

Riverside, Calif. – Riverside Public Utilities (RPU) is urging customers to avoid contact with consumer scammers who give the impression they are calling from a city phone number, then claim the customer has a faulty meter and demand payment for repairs via a toll-free number.



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