Griffin Electric: Power expected to be fully-restored by Thursday

STAFF REPORT ::: City of Griffin officials say progress is being made in efforts to restore electricity to those without power in the wake of Tropical Storm Irma. As Tropical Storm Irma passed over Spalding County on Monday, many areas experienced extensive damage from falling trees and downed power lines.  As of 3 p.m. Tuesday, several roads […]

Griffin Power customers to see increase as summer rate takes effect May 1

STAFF REPORTS ::: Griffin Power customers will soon notice a change in their bills as the summer electrical rates begin May 1. “While none of us enjoy the higher rates, there are reasons for them,” officials stated in a press release. “The city of Griffin Griffin Power has what is called a 7/5 month winter/summer […]

Griffin Power: Director to request rate hike

SHEILA A. MATHEWS ::: Griffin Power Director Bill Bosch on Tuesday announced that he will be presenting the Board of Commissioners with a rate hike request. In a presentation made during the Board’s Tuesday, Feb. 25 workshop, Bosch explained the necessity for the rate adjustment, citing decreased revenue as a problem. Bosch added that unfunded […]