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SMU Internet Mantenance Window – November 13, 2018

On Tuesday, November 13th, there will be an internet maintenance window from 12:01AM until 6:00AM.   During this window, customers will experience extended service outages to all internet services while we implement changes to our core routers.  We ask that you please...

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SMU Email Maintenance

Spencer Municipal Utilities email system is currently unavailable due to maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience. Once the maintenance is complete, service will be...

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Drinking Water Advisory Cancelled

The drinking water advisory issued Tuesday, October 16, 2018 for 40 addresses in Spencer has been cancelled. The system has been repaired, repressurized, and bacteria samples have been collected and passed without any indication of contamination. Customers affected by...

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Drinking Water Advisory Issued for 40 Addresses

SMU contacted 40 addresses in Spencer due to a water main break in the area. These customers have received details on a drinking water advisory due to the potential chance of bacterial contamination. Once samples are verified to be bacteriologically safe, those...

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Fall 2018 Sun Outages

Twice each year, in the spring and in the fall, cable companies experience a phenomenon known as “sun outages.” Basically a sun outage occurs when a satellite from which we receive TV programming becomes directly in line with the Sun, and interference from the Sun’s...

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Drinking Water Advisory Cancelled

The drinking water advisory issued Thursday,  August 16, 2018 for 13 addresses located on East 13th Street has been cancelled. The system has been repaired, repressurized, and bacteria samples have been collected and passed without any indication of contamination....

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Drinking Water Advisory Issued for 13 Addresses

SMU contacted 13 addresses in East Spencer due to a water main break in the area. These customers have received details on a drinking water advisory due to the potential chance of bacterial contamination. Once samples are verified to be bacteriologically safe, those...

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How to Maintain Electrical Transformers in Your Yard

There are over 1,600 ground-level pad-mounted transformers and cabinets throughout Spencer, and these take the place of utility poles, overhead power lines and overhead electric service lines to our homes and businesses. Here in Spencer we are over 90% underground...

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Drinking Water Advisory Cancelled

The drinking water advisory issued Wednesday,  July 11, 2018 for 21 addresses located on 8th Avenue West, West 5th Street and West 7th Street has been cancelled. The system has been repaired, repressurized, and bacteria samples have been collected and passed without...

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