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BWL Warns of Phone Scam

2/22/2017 2:50:00 PM

The Lansing Board of Water & Light has received several reports of scams threatening both residential and commercial customers with loss of service if they do not make a utility payment over the phone....

BWL to Hold Final Charette Presentation for Central Substation

1/30/2017 2:55:00 PM

The Lansing Board of Water & Light will hold its third and final charette presentation Wednesday to present on the community’s input for the exterior appearance of the Central Substation, to be constructed at the southwest corner of W. Malcolm X St. and S. Washington Ave....

BWL to Hold Second Community Design Charette for Central Substation

1/11/2017 11:45:00 AM

The Lansing Board of Water & Light will hold its second design charette next week to continue hearing community input on the exterior appearance of the Central Substation to be constructed at the southwest corner of W. Malcolm X St. and S. Washington Ave....

Lansing Board of Water & Light Replaces Last Lead Service Line

12/14/2016 2:15:00 PM

The Lansing Board of Water & Light (BWL) has replaced its last active lead service line, joining Madison, Wisconsin as the only two water utilities in the nation that have removed all lead service lines. The project began in 2004 and removed 12,150 active lead service lines at a cost of $44.5 million....

Lansing Board of Water & Light to Replace Last Lead Service Line on Wednesday

12/12/2016 2:15:00 PM

The Lansing Board of Water & Light (BWL) will replace its last active lead service line on Wednesday, December 14. The project began in 2004 and removed 12,150 active lead service lines at a cost of $44.5 million. BWL will join Madison, Wisconsin as the only two water utilities in the nation that have removed all lead service lines....

BWL to Shut Off Water for Apartment Residents in Bath Township Following Water Main Break

12/5/2016 4:25:00 PM

The Lansing Board of Water & Light will be shutting off water to apartment residents in Bath Township tonight, Monday, December 5 to make repairs following a water main break. The repair work will begin around midnight to reduce disruption and inconvenience to customers and is expected to take around three hours....

BWL to Hold Community Design Charette for Central Substation

11/29/2016 9:20:00 AM

The Lansing Board of Water & Light will hold a design charette next week to hear community input on the exterior appearance of the Central Substation to be constructed at the southwest corner of W. Malcolm X St. and S. Washington Ave....

Cyber-attack on BWL resulted in $2.4 million cost largely covered by insurance

11/8/2016 7:40:00 PM

The criminal cyber-attack against the Board of Water & Light last spring resulted in $2.4 million in costs that were largely covered by insurance, BWL officials said today. The costs were mostly used to pay for a cyber-emergency response team, restoration efforts and to make technology and other improvements aimed at reducing the chances of a future attack....

Attendance surges for BWL’s annual Chili Cook-off

10/12/2016 3:40:00 PM

LANSING – The move to fall put a spring in the attendance of the Lansing Board of Water & Light’s 21st annual Chili Cook-off, with more than 6,000 people gathering Friday, October 7, at Adado Riverfront Park....

BWL to Hold Tree Trimming Safety Information Open House in East Lansing

10/12/2016 10:25:00 AM

East Lansing residents are invited to attend a Tree Trimming Safety Information Open House on Monday, Oct. 17 to learn about the Lansing Board of Water & Light’s (BWL) plans to make safety and reliability upgrades to its power lines and system in the city starting in November....

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