About BMU

Bryan Municipal Utilities is a customer-owned, non-profit municipal utility providing the best quality water, electric, and communications services to the residents of Bryan, Ohio.

OMEA Names Three Members to Honorary Board

(L-R) Jim Salsbury, Al Horn , Bryan Mayor - Doug Johnson The Ohio Municipal Electric Association (OMEA) recently held its annual General Membership Meeting in Columbus, Ohio. During this meeting, OMEA members approved 10 new honorary members, three of whom were longtime City of Bryan municipal power advocates. Bryan Mayor Douglas “Doug” Johnson [...]

By | October 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Now Hiring – Operations Manager

Bryan Municipal Utilities is currently accepting applications for an Operations Manager. This position reports to the Director of Utilities. This position oversees and administers all of the operational functions and components of the Communications Department, Electric Transmission and Distribution Department, Power Plant Department, Water Distribution, Water Supply and Treatment Departments, Utilities Engineering Department and the [...]

By | October 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Electric Bills to Decrease Under New Rate Plan

The first phase of a multiyear Bryan Municipal Utilities (BMU) electric rate plan is scheduled to take effect beginning with bills issued next week. For most local consumers, the plan will result in decreased electric bills. On August 15, the Bryan Board of Public Affairs approved the first step of a proposed three-year electric rate [...]

By | September 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Auglaize Hydroelectric Plant eligible for additional renewable energy credits

Working with Ohio Municipal Electric Association representatives, Bryan Municipal Utilities was successful in its efforts to include language in the recently adopted state budget bill that will help reduce local power supply costs.  Since 1996, Bryan Municipal Utilities has owned and operated the Auglaize Hydroelectric Plant, a 4,300-kilowatt hydroelectric generating station on the Auglaize River [...]

By | August 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments


Link to a copy of the 2016 Water Report by Clicking Here

By | July 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

BMU Annual Report

Link to a copy of the 2016 Annual Report by Clicking Here

By | June 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

BMU Welcomes New Director

Bryan Municipal Utilities would like to welcome Kevin M. Maynard as the Director of Utilities.  Kevin is a 1979 graduate of Stryker High School, and graduated with honors in 1981 from Northwest State Community College, Archbold, with an Associate of Applied Science degree in Electromechanical Engineering. He graduated magna cum laude from The Defiance College [...]

By | June 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Spring Hydrant Flushing

Bryan Municipal Water Department has begun its yearly spring water main flushing program. John Caperton(Pictured), water distribution supervisor, said the water crew will flush the main large trunk lines from the water treatment plant to the water towers first. Then, they will flush the smaller distribution lines starting on and near Center Street and west [...]

By | May 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

BMU Recognized for Reliability

  Bryan Municipal Utilities has received national recognition for achieving exceptional electric reliability in 2016. The recognition comes from the American Public Power Association (www.PublicPower.org), a trade group that represents more than 2,000 not-for-profit, community-owned electric utilities. The Association helps members track outage and restoration data through its subscription-based eReliability Tracker service and then compares [...]

By | April 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Employment Opportunity

Bryan Municipal Utilities is currently accepting applications for: Engineering Assistant Responsibilities include project management of engineering work in the design, costs, and inspection of municipal utilities projects to ensure conformity of rules and regulations. A preferred candidate will have experience in CAD. Engineering Assistant

By | March 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments