To celebrate National Public Power Week, Concord Municipal Light Plant is hosting an Open House on Saturday, October 9, 2010 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. at 1175 Elm Street in Concord. This event is open to Concord residents and their families.
Concord Light celebrates National Public Power Week the first week in October along with more than 2,000 electric utility companies that collectively supply electricity on a not-for-profit basis to over 43 million residents and businesses. This country-wide program marks the importance of public power to local citizens, state government, and national officials.
Concord Light staff will provide information on careers in electric energy; bucket truck rides; and demonstrations on pole climbing, working in a utility vault, building an electric circuit, transformers, and electrical safety.
Concord Police will join in the celebration and bring their Command Post to the event. Officers will conduct bicycle safety sessions and be available to answer general questions.