State Declares Drought Response Level One – effective Sept. 9, 2016

State Declares Drought Response Level One – effective Sept. 9, 2016
WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR YOU? No outside water use from 10AM to 4PM in the heat of the day. Watering with drip irrigation or soaker hoses, handheld hoses with automatic cutoffs and handheld containers are completely exempt from outdoor water use rules and may be used on any day at any time.

WHAT ABOUT FOOD GARDENS & NEW PLANTINGS? There are several exceptions to this rule, such as food gardens and new plantings. Go to http://epd.georgia.gov/water-conservation for more details.

WHAT ABOUT “OTHER” OUTDOOR WATER USE? “Other” outdoor uses like washing vehicles, outdoor cleaning, recreation and charity car washes are subject to the EVEN/ODD address schedule. Odd-numbered addresses (ending in 1, 3, 5, 7 or 9) may use water outdoors on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. Even-numbered (ending in 0, 2, 4, 6 or 8) or un-numbered addresses may use water outdoors on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays before 10 a.m. and after 4 p.m.

Closed Monday, September 5th

Dalton Utilities’ and OptiLink’s business offices will be closed on Monday, September 5, 2016 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Our 24-hour outage line (706-278-1313) is available to customers …

PAYMENT KIOSKS ADDED TO DRIVE THRU! EXTENDED DRIVE THRU HOURS!

PAYMENT KIOSKS ADDED TO DRIVE THRU! EXTENDED DRIVE THRU HOURS!
Life is busy. Paying your utility and cable bills shouldn’t be one more thing to pack into your schedule. That’s why we have added two additional payment kiosks/payment centers to our Drive Thru and have extended drive thru hours to 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday through Friday. We will still have our traditional drive thru teller lanes accessible during normal business hours – Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. But we understand that sometimes you might need to swing by on your way to or from work or school.

Closed Monday, July 4th

Dalton Utilities’ and OptiLink’s business offices will be closed on Monday, July 4 , 2016 in observance of the Fourth of July holiday. Our 24-hour outage line (706-278-1313) is available …

Restoring Power after Storm Damage

3 p.m. Update:  400 customers are still without power. Crews continue to work on downed trees/limbs in the Downtown/Historic District and Brookwood. Electric and tree crews will continue to work …

Update on Service Interruptions

Dalton Utilities experienced a very high number of service interruptions caused by the severe storm that passed through this afternoon. The bulk of the outages have been restored. All substations …

Closed for Memorial Day

Our business offices will be closed Monday, May 30, 2016 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. We will re-open Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 8:00 am. Dalton Utilities is …