Join Dawson PPD at its open house on May 4

(April 24, 2017) Lexington, Neb. – Dawson Public Power District will host its open house on Thursday, May 4. The event, scheduled from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m., will be held at the District’s headquarters in Lexington located just south of... Read More...

Dawson PPD awards $3,000 in scholarships

(April 18, 2017) Lexington, Neb. – Dawson Public Power District has awarded $3,000 in scholarships to two local graduating seniors. Each senior was presented with $1,500 to help further their education. “We are fortunate to have so many talented youth... Read More...

#ThankALineman

Monday, April 10, 2017 is National Lineman Appreciation Day. These brave men and women put their lives on the line to keep ours powered – rain or shine, day or night. Today and every day, thank a lineman.    ... Read More...

Don’t be fooled; avoid utility scams

Nobody wants to lose their money through a scam. Dawson PPD has received reports of suspicious phone calls demanding payment or risk having power disconnected. If you receive a phone call requesting payment, please contact Dawson PPD’s offices directly to... Read More...

Plant the right tree in the right place

  Trees beautify our neighborhoods, and when planted in the right spot, can even help lower energy bills. But the wrong tree in the wrong place can be a hazard…especially to power lines. Large trees Height/spread of more than 40... Read More...

Between the lines: Walking down memory lane

By Gwen Kautz, Dawson PPD General Manager gkautz (at) dawsonpower.com 308-324-2386 Who doesn’t like a walk down memory lane? Many of us fondly remember times with our grandparents and their siblings. Dawson PPD was formed in 1937. If you look... Read More...

Join us at our open house!

Please join us Thursday, May 4, as we celebrate 80 years of providing safe, reliable and affordable electric power to our customers. Where: 75191 Rd. 433, Lexington (Dawson PPD headquarters) Hours: 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Activities: Time capsule burial ceremony... Read More...

Dawson PPD rate increase scheduled for April

(March 7, 2017) Lexington, Neb. –Dawson Public Power District customers will see an average three percent increase on their May electric statements. The new rates will go into effect with April usage. “Our goal is to make sure we provide... Read More...

Are you on the correct rate?

General Service Rate (code 11) or Small Power Rate (code 4): For homes heated by natural gas furnaces or propane heaters that do not use heat pumps. General Service with Space Heating Rate (code 12 or 14): For homes that... Read More...

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