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Posted on: August 11, 2022

MN DNR Drought Concerns!

August Drought Map MN

Minnesota DNR Responds to Deepening Drought Conditions

As drought conditions continue and deepen in parts of the state, the Minnesota DNR is carefully monitoring the situation and taking steps outlined in the Minnesota Statewide Drought Plan (PDF).

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Utilities - Spotlights
Posted on: July 20, 2022

Rise of Global Energy Costs Impacts BMU Electric PCA Rate

Buffalo Utilitites

Background

Our Buffalo Municipal Utilities (BMU) purchases wholesale power from our 12- member agency  Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (MMPA). This includes a diverse generation purchasing portfolio.  It also purchases power from other s...

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Posted on: June 15, 2022

No WIPES Should be Flushed!

Wipes Clog Pipes

Sewer Line Maintenance

We all need to do our part to keep our sewer system from backing up, clogging, and causing damage.  The Water Reclamation Department follows a 3 year cycle for cleaning our sewer lines.  

 Ways to keep the s...

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Utilities - Spotlights
Posted on: April 12, 2022

New Water Fill Station

Water Fill Station

The new Water Fill Station was purchased using part of the City of Buffalo's  ARPA Funds (American Rescue Plan Act).  The funds were also used to upgrade Lift Station 14 power and communication lines. 

The Utility Depart...

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