Press Releases

Photo of a Dawson PPD truck on a rural road.2017

March 7

Dawson PPD rate increase scheduled for April

February 20

Dawson PPD plans 80th anniversary celebration

January 3

Dawson PPD begins sub-transmission line reconstruction


December 27

Stay safe and warm: Use space heaters wisely

December 20

Dawson PPD warns customers of suspicious phone calls

August 30

Planned power outage for Village of Eustis on September 7

August 15

Dawson Public Power District to close drop box September 1

July 20

Planned power outage for village of Brady from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

June 27

Two area youth attend youth tour, one selected for National Youth Council

May 9

Road construction creates challenge at Dawson PPD’s Kearney office


December 7

Dawson PPD signs contract with Nebraska Public Power District

November 3

Spots available on Dawson PPD irrigation construction list

September 9

Dawson PPD warns customers of scam alert

August 12

Opinion: How the Clean Power Plan affects you

July 8

Several Kearney areas are targeted for electric utility upgrades

June 23

Dawson PPD rates to change

May 29

Dawson PPD to close certain drop boxes July 1

May 28

Dawson PPD keeps a watchful eye on flooding


July 7
North Platte and Pleasanton teens selected to attend NREA Youth Energy Camp

February 20
Brodine joins Dawson PPD as Manager of Engineering


November 26
DPPD employees dress casual to benefit local charities

November 18
Electric rates will not increase in 2014

June 5
Plane causes widespread outages

January 23
Neil recognized for contributions to public power


How are “planned outages” planned?






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