Dawson Public Power District is pleased to announce the hiring of Carmen Ackerman as Manager of Finance and Administration. Under her new role, Ackerman will be responsible for all financial aspects of the District.
Ackerman is a Gothenburg native and has spent her entire career in the finance and accounting profession. A certified public accountant (CPA) and certified management accountant (CMA), she brings more than 25 years of experience in financial management.
“I’m looking forward to being a value-added member of the team,” Ackerman said. “I look forward to the challenge of learning a new industry and assisting Dawson PPD as we transition into Platte River Public Power and Irrigation District.”
Ackerman and her husband, Mike, have three children. They reside in Gothenburg.
Severe winds, lightning and even squirrels can temporarily cause the power to go out. We understand power outages of any length can be frustrating, especially when your fridge is stocked with perishable foods.
Extended power outages are rare, but when they occur, it’s important to understand food safety measures to take to avoid illness.
Here are a few food safety tips to keep in mind before, during and after a power outage.
The boards of directors of the Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District and Dawson Public Power District voted Monday during a joint meeting of the boards to consolidate the two districts into a single public power and irrigation district. The consolidated entity will be called Platte River Public Power and Irrigation District (PRPPID).
The linked document is the Plan of Consolidation for The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District, a Nebraska public corporation and political subdivision, and Dawson Public Power District, a Nebraska public corporation and political subdivision.