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Welcome to our News Room! Here you’ll find recent press releases and other news about GUC.

For media inquiries, please contact Steve Hawley, Public Information Officer/Communications Manager, 252-551-1522.


Greenville Utilities Commission (GUC) has kicked off its second year of participating in the local program, Tradesformers. On Monday, June 14, they held a signing event where leaders welcomed two Pre-apprentice Lineworkers to the utility through the program. Isaiah Edwards and Malachi Wolf are… Read more
Greenville Utilities (GUC) has once again earned a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3)® Diamond Level designation from the American Public Power Association for providing reliable and safe electric service.  The Diamond Level is the highest designation and places GUC in the top 10%… Read more
Operation Spring Clean Begins Soon Greenville Utilities will soon begin “Operation Spring Clean,” our annual preventive maintenance program to ensure that GUC customers continue to receive high quality water.  “Operation Spring Clean” will run March 21st … Read more
There has been some confusion on social media lately about Greenville Utility bills - bills being late, bills being high, and billing on GUC’s new customer account website. Please know that Greenville Utilities has worked hard to address issues related to mail delays and to assist customers with… Read more
Delays in customers receiving their utility bills has spurred Greenville Utilities into action. GUC is taking steps to reduce the effects on customers from the historic delays the United States Postal Service is experiencing.“We have had reports of customers receiving their bills not just late, but… Read more
Greenville Utilities Commission Sanitary Sewer Use Regulations has modified sections to adopt optional Federal Streamlining language. The proposed draft regulations may be viewed here on our website.Interested persons are invited to review the proposed draft document and to submit written… Read more
The Greenville City Council has appointed Kristin S. Braswell, Ed.D. to the Greenville Utilities Board of Commissioners for a three-year term, beginning in August. She replaces Joel Butler who completed his terms of office.  Kristin is the Dean of Off-Campus Programs and Evening /… Read more
Greenville Utilities Commission (GUC) has contributed an additional $30,000 to the Neighbor to Neighbor program to help people who are struggling to pay their utility bills due to unemployment or hospitalization caused by COVID-19.  "We understand that the… Read more
Parker Overton, Tommy Stoughton, and Minnie Anderson were elected officers of the Greenville Utilities Board of Commissioners at the Board’s July 16, 2020 meeting.  Mr. Overton, the retired Founder of Overton’s Boating Accessories and Watersports, was elected Chair. He… Read more
Greenville Utilities is helping provide relief from the heat for some local residents by purchasing 100 fans for those in need. For more than 25 years, GUC has provided fans to be distributed to the elderly, handicapped and qualifying families with small children.… Read more