Utility Service Partners Blog

Now is the Time to Think About Frozen Pipes

Summer is ending – time to think about frozen pipes. As the weather begins to cool and we enjoy all those pleasures that come with fall, don’t forget that homeowners should be preparing so they don’t[…]

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Skilled Trades Offers a Bright Future for Minorities and Women

The skilled trades offers a faster, less expensive route to stable, well-paying jobs, and 17.5 percent of skilled tradespeople will go on to start their own business and become self-employed – the American[…]

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Is Your Tap Water Safe to Drink?

As a municipal official, you want to know your residents’ tap water is safe, but there may be things lurking in the water supply of which you are unaware. Groundwater supplies may be contaminated with[…]

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Take Over Your Block: An Interview With Better Block Foundation

The latest NLC housing report addresses the importance of neighborhood revitalization. Christie Myers, Managing Director of Opportunity Dallas, interviewed Krista Nightengale, Managing Director of Better[…]

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National League of Cities (NLC) 2019 Housing Report

Earlier this month the National League of Cities (NLC) released a comprehensive affordable housing report entitled "Homeward Bound: The Road to Affordable Housing"

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Lurking in Your Sewers: Public Health Risks & Unfunded Mandates

Do you know what’s lurking in your sewers?

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Three Ways Scranton Is Rebuilding Its Legacy

Bill Eller, Vice President of Business Development recently contributed an article to the NLC's Love My City campaign about the three ways Scranton, Pennsylvania is rebuilding its legacy.

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Use These Four Tools to Encourage Water Conservation

Water seems ubiquitous – we turn on the tap, and it’s there.

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What Royalties Can Do for Your City

Partnering with Utility Service Partners, Inc., a HomeServe company, to offer the NLC Service Line Warranty Program educates homeowners about their service line responsibilities and enhances their peace of[…]

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Aging in Place is Vital for the Growth and Development of Communities

Christie Myers, Managing Director of Opportunity Dallas, addresses the importance of aging in place to seniors and the community as a whole.

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