The Edmond Sun

October 7, 2013

Edmond Electric, Water Resources set Open House for Thursday

Event also celebrates Public Power Week, Oct. 6-12

Special to The Sun

EDMOND — Residents are invited to attend this free event on Thursday presented in conjunction with National Public Power Week from Oct. 6-12. Edmond Electric and Edmond Water Resources are hosting the Open House at the Cross Timbers Public Service Center.

This year’s event will include children’s safety demonstrations, bucket truck rides, backhoe bowling and linemen rescue demonstrations.

Free giveaways along with T-shirts and refreshments including hamburgers and hot dogs provide by the Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority will be available while they last. Various booths will provide information about city programs and services.

The family friendly event also will have displays and booths from UCO Athletics as well as many of the City of Edmond’s departments.

The Open House is from 4-7 p.m. The Cross Timbers Public Service Center is just east of I-35 on Covell Road.

About 1,000 people attended the 2012 Open House event.