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Posted on: October 21, 2019

Level 1 Drought Declared

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Let’s be good stewards of our water!  Take measures now to conserve water usage to preserve our water sources. 

•Remember, outdoor watering should be limited to  the hours between 4 pm and 10 m.

•Be conservation minded.  ...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Rule Your Attic!

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Sealing air leaks around your home and adding insulation can help you be more comfortable and can save up to 11% on your home's energy bill. The attic is where you can often find the greatest opportunities to increase energy efficiency.   Do you ...

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Posted on: November 5, 2019

Experiencing a problem with outdoor lighting?

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Use this form to report non-emergency problems with outdoor lighting or check on the status of a previous Citizen Request.

Dial 911 for emergencies.  

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Posted on: November 4, 2019

Save Energy While Enjoying Football Season

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  • A home equipped with TVs, set-top boxes, a Blu-ray player and a home theatre in a box that have earned the ENERGY STAR, can save nearly $140 over the life of the products.
  • If you’re streaming video, laptops and tablets use the least amount of energy. If yo...
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Power & Water News
Posted on: October 30, 2019

What about tap water?

Tap Water

 In Marietta, our water comes from two sources, the Chattahoochee River and Lake Allatoona.  Raw water is taken from these sources and treated by the Cobb County- Marietta Water Authority (CCMWA). Marietta Water takes that treated water ...


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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Did you know an electrical outlet can do much more that just provide electricity?

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Almost all children between the ages of 2 and 4 are able to remove regular plastic outlet caps within 10 seconds. Please consider the need to child-proof YOUR electrical outlets with tamper resistant receptacles.

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Posted on: November 29, 2019

Deck the Halls with Savings

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If every home in the United States replaced existing faucets and aerators with WaterSense labeled models, we could save nearly $1.3 billion in water and energy costs and 69 billion gallons of water across the country annually—equivalent to the an...

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

More home fires occur during cold winter months than any other time of the year

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Make sure to follow these important tips when using a space heater! #WinterSafety  #ESFIdotorg

  • Space heaters are only meant to provide supplemental heat and should never be used to warm bedding, cook food, dry clothing or thaw pipes.
  • Make ...
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Posted on: November 29, 2019

Lower Your Holiday Lighting Costs

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As the holidays approach, you’re probably planning your annual light display. Many families use numerous strings of lights in and around their homes to illuminate and decorate for the season. All those lights add up in terms of purchase price an...

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