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Housing Resource Open House


Housing Resource Open House November 4, 2019 – 6-8PM Hannibal High School Cafeteria Housing Resource Open House – Promotional Flyer – City of Hannibal Facebook Page Join representatives from the following organizations to learn more about funding for home rehab, renovation and down…

Gene Majors Receives Honor Award from MPUA


Gene Majors receives Honor Award from MPUA                 Read the full press release from the MPUA

August is National Water Quality Month


August, 5, 2019 – Hannibal, Missouri – August is National Water Quality month, making it the perfect time to learn more about your drinking water and protecting its source! Local drinking water quality is regulated by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Missouri…

Bear Creek Clean Up a Success


July 22, 2019, Hannibal, MO —The Hannibal Board of Public Works and Hannibal Parks and Recreation would like to send a most sincere thank you to the 60 volunteers that came out on Saturday July 13th to help clean up Bear Creek and Sodalis…

Volunteers Needed for Bear Creek Clean-Up


June 26, 2019 – Hannibal, MO—Volunteers are needed for a special Stream Team Cleanup event on Saturday July 13th along Bear Creek in downtown Hannibal to help remove trash and debris that remains as flood waters recede. The event is cosponsored by Hannibal Parks…

HBPW Rate Changes Effective July 2, 2019


June 24, 2019 – Hannibal, MO – The Hannibal Board of Public Works held a public meeting for its customers on June 17, 2019 to discuss rate changes and receive public comments for the proposed changes. The Water rate increase was proposed to be…

Fire Hydrant Testing


June 10, 2019 – Hannibal, MO – The Hannibal Board of Public Works (HBPW) will be fire hydrant testing as part of its regular maintenance program. The testing is scheduled to begin approximately June 10, 2019 and continue for 30 days or until complete….

HBPW to Perform Leak Detection Service on Distribution System


May 29, 2019 – Hannibal, MO – The Hannibal Board of Public Works has hired Westrum Leak Detection, Inc. to perform leak detection services on Hannibal’s water distribution system.  Westrum will be testing throughout the day until dusk, and will be driving a red…

Hannibal Board of Public Works Recognized for Reliable Electric Service to the Community


Hannibal, Missouri – April 23, 2019 – The Hannibal Board of Public Works has received national recognition for achieving exceptional electric reliability in 2018. The recognition comes from the American Public Power Association (, a trade group that represents more than 2,000 not-for-profit, community-owned…

The Scoop on Poo-lution


PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Scoop on Poo-lution April 20, 2019 – Hannibal, MO – Many people have incorrect beliefs about dog waste and the dangers it poses to your health and our environment, such as “If I just leave it out in…