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BSU announces $2.55 million capital credit retirement

The Bonita Springs Utilities Inc. Board of Directors has authorized the utility’s third retirement of capital credits. Capital credits from 2014 for 29,415 members are being paid out in the amount of approximately $2,552,000. “It’s been this board’s commitment to...

BSU announces board of directors

Bonita Springs Utilities Inc. members re-elected Brian Farrar, Paul Attwood and Ben Nelson Jr. and elected James Murphy and Lawrence Kosilla to its board of directors. Election results were announced during the utility’s annual meeting, which was shortened due to...

BACKFLOW Prevention Explained … BSU Landscaping Guidelines

What is backflow? Backflow occurs when water moves in the opposite direction from its normal flow. When there is a change in pressure and the direction of the flow is reversed, backflow can allow contaminants to enter the potable water supply. What’s a backflow...

Five candidates seek BSU board seats

Five candidates, including three incumbents, are running for five seats on the Bonita Springs Utilities Inc. board of directors. The candidates are: • Paul Attwood, BSU board member since 2001 and current secretary, who served for 20 years in the oil & gas...

2020 Board of Directors ELECTION … RESULTS March 17

In late February, Utility members will receive ballots for the annual election of members to the board of directors of Bonita Springs Utilities, Inc. In most years, three board seats are up for election to a three-year term on the nine-member Board, which sets policy...

Water Quality Questions?

Water quality has been in the news frequently and you may have some questions.Water quality has been in the news frequently and you may have some questions. Are you familiar with our water quality standards? Do you want to learn more about drinking water and...

Ninth year of no rate increase for BSU customers

Bonita Springs Utilities Inc. customers will not see a rate increase this year on their utility bills. For the ninth consecutive year, the BSU board of directors voted to maintain current rates. The member-owned cooperative could have raised rates by 1.3% without...

Happy Holidays from BSU!

While you deck the halls, Bonita Springs Fire Control and Rescue District has these helpful holiday safety tips to share: • If you have a real Christmas tree, water it regularly so it doesn’t dry out. • Replace any Christmas tree lights with worn or broken cords or...

BSU board applications available Dec. 1; filing deadline is Dec. 31

Applications for the Bonita Springs Utilities Inc. board of directors will be available Dec. 1. Anyone interested in running for a board position may pick up an application from the BSU office at 11900 E. Terry St. Completed forms must be returned to the office by 5...

BSU honored with Utility of the Year Safety Award

BSU honored with Utility of the Year Safety Award

Bonita Springs Utilities Inc. received a 2018 Safety Award for Utility of the Year from the Florida Water and Pollution Control Operators Association for its outstanding safety record. “We are proud of the commitment of our operations staff to the health, safety and...