The Power Of Community

Welcome to BPU

As a not-for-profit public utility, the Kansas City Board of Public Utilities (BPU) has provided safe, dependable water and electric services in Kansas City, Kansas, for more than 100 years. Today, BPU services nearly 63,000 electric customers and 50,000 water customers, over approximately a 130 square mile area.

BPU’s primary focus has always been, and remains, the satisfaction of its customers and a commitment to the quality of life in the communities it serves. This has allowed BPU to be recognized as one of the top public utilities in the country.
  • BPU Presented National Award for Community Service

    The Kansas City Kansas Board of Public Utilities (BPU) received an American Public Power Association (APPA) Community Service Award at the association’s annual conference in Phoenix, AZ this week.  The award, established in 1990, recognizes “good neighbor” activities that demonstrate the commitment of a utility and its employees to the community, and is widely coveted within the industry.

    June 16, 2016
  • 2016 BPU Officer Team

    Members of the Kansas City Board of Public Utilities (BPU) elected new officers to the Board. New officers include: Tom Groneman, President; Jeff Bryant, Vice President; and Norman D. Scott, Secretary.
    Before being elected Board President, Tom Groneman served as Vice President. He has been on the BPU Board of Directors since 2013.

    May 13, 2016
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