Announcements

Electric crew responds to outage in southwest Hastings

A two-person electric crew responded to an outage, caused by a commercial truck, at 10:46 a.m., Friday, Feb. 23 in southwest Hastings.  The truck hooked phone and cable conductors on a pole at the no...

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January temperatures led to historic natural gas consumption

Prolonged cold temperatures in January led to historic natural gas consumption nationwide. The effects of those cold temperatures are being felt locally as Hastings Utilities rate payers receive thei...

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Electric distribution crew responds to big outage

A Hastings Utilities electric distribution crew responded to an outage on the morning of Wednesday, Jan. 31 that left customers in a big area of east Hastings without power.  The outage began around ...

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New utility equipment to help linemen in tight spaces

The Hastings Utilities Electric Distribution crews are implementing a new piece of equipment. The new equipment – which was delivered on Dec. 28, 2023 – is an insulated aerial device mounted on a tra...

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Hastings Utilities customers to see new billing format in October

Hastings Utilities customers will notice a new billing format beginning in October. The full-color format change will give customers more information about their usage. Features include graphical re...

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City of Hastings reminds motorists to remain attentive

The City of Hastings encourages motorists to remain attentive while driving. Hastings has had 26 poles and two electrical boxes struck by cars year-to-date through Oct. 9. Eleven of the poles had to ...

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Work begins on Second Street subsite

Installation of thermal wells that will clean soil and groundwater at U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Hastings Groundwater Contamination Superfund Second Street Subsite Operable Unit 12, began Se...

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Fisher Fountain turned off for season

Monday Oct. 2, marked the end of operation season for Jacob Fisher Rainbow Fountain.  The fountain, located in front of Hastings Utilities headquarters at 1228 N. Denver Ave., continued to run its wa...

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2022 Water Quality Report Now Available

The Hastings 2022 Annual Water Quality Report is now available, showing important information about your drinking water and the efforts made by the City of Hastings water system to provide safe water....

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Utility Bills on the Rise

Many of Hastings Utilities’ customers are experiencing higher than normal utility bills this winter season. There are several elements that are contributing to the increased cost. First, retail utili...

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2021 Water Quality Report Now Available

The Hastings 2021 Annual Water Quality Report is now available, showing important information about your drinking water and the efforts made by the City of Hastings water system to provide safe water....

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Utilities Department warns of scam attempts

Utility scam attempts are on the rise and the Hastings Utilities Department wants customers to be aware of the latest tricks scammers are using to get money or personal information. The department is...

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