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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 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
Southern Cross Utilities employee conducting inspection.Greenville Utilities is conducting an annual inspection of natural gas pipelines. To maintain the safety of its natural gas pipelines, GUC inspects all portions of the gas system in accordance with federal, state, and… Read more
Beginning June 15 and continuing until July 27, Greenville Utilities will temporarily change the disinfectant used in the water treatment process. GUC will be using chlorine rather than chloramines during this period of time.  Since December 2002, GUC has used… Read more
As North Carolina begins to reopen, Greenville Utilities Commission (GUC) encourages all businesses that have been shut down to take a few minutes and flush their plumbing system. It's an easy way to guarantee their water remains high-quality. "If buildings are closed and water is not used for… Read more
GUC has a fun and educational online resource that supports more than 20 North Carolina science and health standards. e-SMARTkids is a hub of valuable information presented in a fun and informative fashion on our website.  A great resource for students, parents, and teachers alike during… Read more
Construction on the drive-thru lanes at Greenville Utilities’ Main Office in Greenville’s Uptown is complete and the lanes are now open for customers. Between the Main Office at 401 S. Greene St. and the office at 509 SE Greenville Blvd. (across from Olive Garden), GUC now has seven drive-thru… Read more
March 18, 2020Greenville Utilities Commission is taking the spread of COVID-19 very seriously and continues to make adjustments based on our Emergency Management Plan, guidance from local, State, and Federal agencies, and the situation within our community.  … Read more
Updated March 18, 2020Greenville Utilities Commission is committed to the health and safety of our customers and employees. We are taking the spread of COVID-19 very seriously and continue to monitor the latest local, State, and Federal guidance. Based on the guidance from the Centers of Disease… Read more
Due to hazardous weather conditions expected in our area, Greenville Utilities’ offices will close at 3 p.m. today, Thursday, February 20 and will delay opening until 10 a.m. on Friday, February 21.Crews are on duty, ready to respond to emergencies around the clock. If customers need to report a… Read more
A bipartisan group of Senators, including Senators Thom Tillis and Richard Burr, have introduced a bill that would expedite the process of building projects which could be funded through Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) hazard mitigation grant program. On behalf of the… Read more