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WPC Provides Important Community Service

When Dave Lochner started working at the City of Auburn’s Water Pollution Control (WPC) Department two days after graduating from high school, he had no idea that he was embarking on what would become a lifelong career as a civil servant. Lochner joined the WPC Department in 1972 as a plant operator. From the beginning, […]

Auburn Community Pool: Next Steps

By Norman Yoder, Mayor of Auburn There’s been a lot of discussion about the Auburn Community Pool especially after it was announced that this past summer was its last one of operation. Many want the city to keep the pool open. I understand those sentiments. The pool has been a community asset for 60 years. […]

AES Considers Expanding to Diamond Lake Estates

By Chris Schweitzer, Auburn Essential Services AES continues to expand into new neighborhoods in the region. Most recently, we’ve received a number of unsolicited inquiries from residents in Diamond Lake Estates, located along CO RD 64. Extending fiber to Diamond Lake Estates, which is outside of our current service area, will involve a significant upfront […]

AES Considering Expansion to Bear Creek South

By Chris Schweitzer, Auburn Essential Services AES is considering expanding our network once again—this time to homes in the Bear Creek South subdivision. Construction of fiber throughout Bear Creek North was completed recently, with a large number of residents choosing AES for their phone, Internet and TV. During build-out, we received inquiries from many of […]

Scam Alert: Auburn Utilities Calls Threatening Disconnection

Recently, we’ve been made aware of scam activity targeted toward our Auburn Utilities customers. Some customers have received phone calls from a party claiming to be with Auburn Utilities. The party demands payment for an outstanding utility bill—even when accounts are current. Customers are instructed to go to Kroger to buy a pre-paid card and […]