Trenton Utility Committee

Trenton Utility Committee ponders upgrades to power generators

The three-member Utility Committee last night looked at information and a cost projection regarding a potential upgrade for the program controls on the diesel generators at the south substation in Trenton. Dennis Robb and Mark Newton of TMU met with committee members David Mlika, Travis Elbert, and Jen Hottes as well as City Administrator/Utility Director […]

Trenton Utility Committee

Trenton’s Utility Committee tackles numerous issues at Tuesday meeting

The three-member Utility Committee to the Trenton City Council discussed several topics when they met for 90 minutes Tuesday night but no official action was taken. Dawn Stewart told of a flooded basement after an apparent sewer backup. It was noted a fiber optics contractor had a crew working in her yard. Trenton Municipal Utilities […]

Fiber Optic Internet Access

Audio: Mid-States survey on fiber optic internet access to include rural area

Mid-States Services is conducting an online survey to determine Trenton’s interest in offering fiber optics broadband internet. If responses indicate a positive result, the business plans to begin offering the high-speed service within the city limits of Trenton but potentially could consider expanding to the rural areas. Troy Slagle from Mid-States talks about the survey […]

City of Trenton

Trenton Utility Committee to study water rates in connection with water main replacement

The Trenton City Council’s utility committee is recommending the engineering firm Burns and McDonnell be asked how much it would cost to perform a water rates study in connection with a water main replacement project. The water main replacements would be funded through higher water rates. Discussion at the utility committee meeting also included what’s […]