PRESS RELEASE: Electric bills payment extension for Federal employees

Posted: January 24, 2019 at 12:00 am

January 24, 2019, Overton, NV. Overton Power District #5 (OPD) is providing a special grace period on electric bill payments by federal employees on furlough or non-pay status as a result of the federal government shutdown. These customers will be required to provide proof of employment to qualify for this special payment arrangement.

Federal employees affected should call (702) 346-5710 or (702) 397-2512 to receive a 30-day extension of their payment deadline without penalties. Overton Power District #5 thanks all Federal employees for their service to our country. Terry Romero, OPD Assistant General Manager, said “Those federal workers that reside within our service territory are important to us and we would like to help in any way that we can.”

Overton Power District #5 is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.