November 25, 2015

Trash truck accident causes power outage

Danedri Thompson Approximately 500 Gardner Energy electric customers lost power shortly after noon on March 22. Power has been restored to a majority of those customers, but a handful of customers will have to wait several hours before they have electricity. Bill Krawczyk, Gardner Energy director, said a trash truck took out a power Continue Reading

Utility board approves raises for Gardner Electric

Danedri Thompson Members of Gardner’s Electric Utility Board approved 2011 salary schedules that include pay increases for employees of the electric company. During a meeting Dec. 2, board members unanimously approved varying increases. The majority of employees will receive a 3 percent increase starting in January. Other employees will receive 6 percent competitive salary Continue Reading