Owatonna Public Utilities is pleased to offer these value added services to you, our consumer-owner, at no additional cost.

  • Free recycling of burned out or defective compact fluorescent and LED light bulbs
  • Free lighting of pilots on furnaces, water heaters, ranges, dryers, fireplaces and natural gas grills – PLEASE NOTE:   For the safety of our customers and employees, until further notice, we will not be entering customer’s homes to light pilot lights.  Call a local plumber who may be willing to provide this service for you.  You may also view your equipment manufacturers’ instructions if you are comfortable lighting it yourself.
  • Free gas leak investigations (indoors and outdoors)
  • Free carbon monoxide investigations
  • Free trimming of branches interfering with primary power lines.  Branches in secondary lines are the responsibility of the customer.

Call OPU at 507-451-2480 for more information regarding these free services.

For more programs, visit the Residential Programs section of our website.