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    Did You Know we offer Payment Options?

    Our Customer Service Representatives can assist you with a variety of payment options. Click on the next button below and see all the ways we have to make your life easier.

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    Electronic Funds Transfer

    Did you know we offer Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)? With EFT, your payment is deducted electronically each month from your checking or savings account and you can experience the convenience of paying your utility bill every month on time. Ask DPU to deduct funds electronically from your bank account and you'll never miss a payment.

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    Did you know we offer Rebates?

    DPU has rebates available to residential customers to help make their home more energy efficient. Rebates apply to residential customers who are installing new natural gas appliances, replacing electric appliances with natural gas or converting existing gas appliances from propane to natural gas.

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    For over 100 years,

    DPU has been committed to maintaining a staff of competent, well-trained employees, dedicated to providing safe, reliable, and economical utility services for our customers. Using FIVE DIVISIONS, Administrative, Electric, Natural Gas, Water, and Wastewater...to achieve ONE GOAL...to provide the level of service that is expected.

    Click here to Report a Utility outage or leak online or call our Dispatcher at 803.268.4100

Manage My Account

With DPU's Online payment Services, you have an online tool at your fingertips to help you manage your accounts and pay your utility bills online. View & Pay Bill

2014 Water Quality Report

Our Water Meets and Exceeds All Drinking Water Requirements! Click the water drop for a downloadable pdf of our Water Quality Report.

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Orangeburg City Council
September 1, 2015 7:00 P.M.

 1.   Consideration of August 18, 2015, City Council Minutes

 2.   Consideration of August 11, 2015, Special City Council Minutes


 3.  Dr. Julius Babb – RMC Vein Center
Re: Vein Disease


4.  Ms. Michelle A. Shepherd- South Carolina Department of Transportation
Re:  U.S. 601/S-1099 (Magnolia/Zan St.) and Norfolk Southern Railroad Intersection Project

 5.  Third Reading of an Ordinance amending the Budget for the City of Orangeburg, SC, for
the Fiscal Year beginning October 1, 2014 and ending September 30, 2015

6.  Third Reading of an Ordinance to raise revenue and adopt a Budget for the City of
Orangeburg, SC, for the Fiscal Year beginning October 1, 2015 and ending September 30,

 7.  Third Reading of an Ordinance to adopt a Budget for the operation of the Department of
Public Utilities of the City of Orangeburg for the Fiscal Year October 1, 2015, through
September 30, 2016, including the adoption of new rates and charges for the Department of
Public Utilities effective on the dates pertaining to electric and natural gas

 8.  Third Reading of an Ordinance increasing the annual salaries of the Office of Mayor and
Council and authorizing the reimbursement of expenses incurred by the Mayor of the City of
Orangeburg in the performance of his official duties as limited by this Ordinance

September 1, 2015
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 9. Character Trait Proclamation for  September 2015,”Leadership”  

10.  Appointments to City Grievance Committee

11.  Matters pertaining to the Department of Public Utilities


12.  Legal Matter
A. State of South Carolina Fiscal Year 2015-16 Budget Proviso—Indigent Defense

John H. Yow
City Administrator

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Orangeburg, SC 29115

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DPU 2015 Closing Schedule
Holiday Name Day of Week Date
Good Friday Friday Apr. 03, 2015
Memorial Day Monday May 25, 2015
Independence Day Friday Jul. 03, 2015
Labor Day Monday Sep. 07, 2015
Thanksgiving Day Thursday Nov. 26, 2015
Friday After Thanksgiving Friday Nov. 27, 2015
Christmas Eve Thursday Dec. 24, 2015
Christmas Day Friday Dec. 25, 2015