Suspension of Utility Shutoffs
[Last Updated: 3/17/2020 3:14:27 PM]

Media Release

For Immediate Release                                                                        

March 17, 2020


Contact:          Kelli Schroeder, Manager of HR & Communications

                        Ph: 231-932-4545, Email:




Until April 30, 2020


Traverse City, MI – Traverse City Light & Power (TCL&P) and the City of Traverse City (City) will be suspending all electric and water shutoffs until April 30, 2020. At that time, the situation will be reassessed to determine the direction going forward.

TCL&P and the City would like to acknowledge the hardships being felt as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Customers are encouraged to continue to make any payment amount to lessen the outstanding balance. Please contact Customer Service if you have any questions or want to make specific payment arrangements at 231-922-4431.

Traverse City Light & Power ( is a community-owned, community-focused municipal utility that offers reliable energy at low rates in the region to over 12,700 customers in Traverse City, and parts of East Bay, Elmwood, Garfield and Peninsula townships.


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