Hydrant Flushing Schedule

April 10, 2024

Spring has sprung, which means Elk River Municipal Utilities employees will be flushing all of the city’s 1,300+ fire hydrants beginning Monday, April 15 on a small scale with the primary schedule focusing on the May 13-22 time frame. Hydrant flushing serves as a preventative maintenance activity, ensuring all hydrants, valves, and water mains are […]

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ERMU Upholds Water Standards with PFAS Testing

September 1, 2023

You probably know that Elk River Municipal Utilities (ERMU) provides quality and cost-effective utility services to its customers. As a part of that mission, ERMU upholds water standards with PFAS testing, a voluntary project in which it recently participated to promote safety and reliability. Keep reading to learn more about this process and what it […]

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Video: What is an Electrical Grid?

January 22, 2024

Electricity powers the world around us, but in order for that to happen the electricity has to be made, moved and delivered to where it’s needed. To achieve that, most of us rely on power from a grid. An electrical grid is an interconnected system that works together to generate, transmit and distribute electrical energy […]

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