12/21/2022:  2:00 PM Due to forecasted inclement weather, our front office at 3 Industrial Loop Drive will be closed to the public on 12/22/2022.  Our customer service department will be working remotely to continuing servicing your utility needs during our normal working hours from…

06/10/21 New General Manager


Hannibal Board of Public Works Names New General Manager June 10, 2021 – Hannibal, MO – The Hannibal Board of Public Works (HBPW) is pleased to announce Darrin Gordon has been selected as the new HBPW General Manger, effective August 2nd, 2021. The HBPW…



May 3rd, 2021 – Hannibal, MO – The Hannibal Board of Public Works has partnered with Westrum Leak Detection, Inc. to perform water leak detection on the water distribution system.  Westrum will be testing throughout the day until dusk, weather permitting, either on foot…

03/24/2021 APPA Safety Award


HANNIBAL BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS HONORED WITH NATIONAL AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING SAFETY PRACTICES WASHINGTON, D.C., March 24, 2021 – The Hannibal Board of Public Works has earned the American Public Power Association’s Safety Award of Excellence for safe operating practices in 2020. The utility…

03/24/2021 APPA RP3 Designation


HANNIBAL BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS RECOGNIZED AS A RELIABLE PUBLIC POWER PROVIDER [Hannibal, MO, March 24, 2021]— Hannibal Board of Public Works has earned a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3) ® designation from the American Public Power Association for providing reliable and safe electric…

03/09/2021 Rental and Utility Assistance


Missouri Governor Parson has signed House Bill 16 into law focusing on rental and utility assistance. “HB 16 will provide much needed assistance to tenants and landlords across the state. COVID-19’s economic impacts have created hard times for many Missourians, and we are happy…

03/03/2021 Hannibal to Seek MS4 Permit


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hannibal to Seek Permit Coverage for MS4 March 3rd, 2020 —The Hannibal Board of Public Works will be applying for coverage under Missouri Department of Natural Resources General Permit MOR04C – the comprehensive permit for municipal separate storm sewer systems.  This…

02/26/2021 General Manager Resigns


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 02/26/2021 With deep regret, the Board of Directors of the Hannibal Board of Public Works is announcing Ken Reasoner, General Manager, has tendered his resignation effective June 1st, 2021.  Ken has been a valued asset to our organization and made many…

02/16/2021 Energy Conservation


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Persistent and extreme cold weather has led to larger than normal demand for electricity within our region and across the nation.  Early signs show trends that energy prices are going to drastically increase in the coming months.  We are asking our customers to…

United Way 2020 Business of the Year


PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HBPW Recognized as United Way of the Mark Twain’s Area 2020 Business of the Year Wednesday February 10th, 2021- United Way of the Mark Twain Area hosted their annual meeting virtually, highlighting the accomplishments of United Way throughout 2020….