Each year, Kankakee Valley REMC offers a variety of youth programs to help young people develop the skills they need to become healthy adults and strong local leaders. How do these programs — which include serving as a page at the Indiana Statehouse, spending time at a summer camp and on a trip to Washington,… Continue reading.
Hoosier Energy believes in being safe while at work and home. That is why we have compiled some ways to protect your property when you are not at home or if you’re traveling this holiday season. Ask a friend to stop by your home while you are away. Having someone visually inspect your property while… Continue reading.
When planning to build a new home, avoid the pitfalls of drafty rooms, poor air circulation and high electric bills. Build a Touchstone Energy® Home to live comfortably — while receiving incentives for a new home guaranteed to save you money. The Touchstone Energy Home program, which is available through your local electric cooperative, guides… Continue reading.
On Oct. 23, an American Airlines Airbus touched down at Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C., and taxied through a water cannon salute from the airport fire department to a terminal packed with well-wishers. The plane, which left Lafayette’s airport that morning, was the 600th in the Honor Flight program, and several of the veterans… Continue reading.
At Kankakee Valley REMC, we are trying something new! We are owned by you. And as owners, you should have access to the information you may need and/or want about your cooperative. We have begun publishing a summary of the minutes from our latest board meeting. The meeting minutes can be found on our website… Continue reading.
The day after Thanksgiving kicks off the Christmas shopping season. While you’re out getting that special gift for family, pick up one to share with someone in need. Kankakee Valley REMC is involved again this year in making Christmas morning wishes come true through the U.S Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program. The… Continue reading.
As a service to our members, Kankakee Valley REMC publishes “Trading Post” on its locally-circulated pages of Electric Consumer. Readers may submit two ads per REMC membership, per month. Please see below for more details! FOR SALE: Ryobi expandable attachments: chain saw tree trimmer, hard blade brush trimmer, hedge trimmer, fits 2 & 4 cyl…. Continue reading.
In early September, random invitations were sent to members in each district to attend one of Southern Indiana Power’s fall member meetings. In prior years, members were only invited to attend the meeting in their district. However, this year, we changed things so that members could attend any district meeting that fit into their schedule…. Continue reading.
Journeyman Lineman Eric Faulkenberg (left) receives his certificate for graduating from the Hoosier Energy Apprenticeship Training and Safety (HEATS) program on Oct. 20. Faulkenberg has been with the co-op for four years. Congratulations on your achievement!
Lisa Hinton has been employed at the co-op for 17 years. She began working at the cooperative on March 6, 2000. She was hired as the telephone receptionist. In 2004, she accepted her current position of administrative assistant and accepted new responsibilities in 2014, adding the role of benefits administrator. Hinton and her husband, Chuck,… Continue reading.
’Tis the season to save with your Co-op Card Deck the halls with savings galore! The Co-op Connections Card has been everywhere, saving Southern Indiana Power members money across the country. From rental cars and gas to lodging in all 50 states, the card will make your next holiday getaway more affordable. Thank you to… Continue reading.
Follow these safety guidelines to prevent fire hazards with your Christmas tree When purchasing a live tree, check for freshness. A fresh tree will stay green longer and will be less of a fire hazard than a dry tree. Cut 1 to 2 inches from the base of the trunk immediately before placing the tree… Continue reading.
In an effort to keep you informed of your cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the Oct. 25 board meeting. 1. All directors were present along with President/CEO Steve Seibert and Administrative Assistant Lisa Hinton. 2. The Sept. 20 board meeting minutes were reviewed and approved. 3. The membership certificates and vouchers… Continue reading.