GMU in the Community

May 14, 2019 - GMU officially breaks ground on the new Generation Plant building site at 116 SE Jackson St.

Pictured left to right: Steve McCann, Power Plant Foreman; Bob Guikema, Board of Trustees Chairperson; Terry Schneider, Board Trustee; Craig Ford, Assistant General Manager; Scott Tonderum, General Manager; Terry Valentine, General Contractor - Farabee Mechanical, Inc; Jessi Christensen, Board Trustee; Rebecca Haase, Office Manager



October 2018 - GMU and Iowa Association of Municipal Utilities award Nodaway Valley CSD with a Customer Recognition Award for completing a significant energy efficency project in the construction of the new elementary building.

From left to right: Jessica Foster; GMU, Dr. Casey Berlau; NV, Scott Tonderum; GMU and Troy DeGoode; IAMU


December 2017 - CIPCO and GMU present a rebate check to Dr. Casey Berlau, Superintendent of Nodaway Valley Schools for $33,507 for the energy efficiency projects implemented in the new elementary building. 

Pictured from left to right: Jessica Foster; GMU, Dr. Casey Berlau; NV, Craig Ford; GMU, Cheri Monahan; CIPCO, Kristofer Orth; Design Alliance, Scott Tonderum; GMU and Paul Erickson; CIPCO



February 2017 - A bird's eye view of the GMU water tower and surrounding areas using a drone.


October 2016 - Breast Cancer Awareness

From left to right: Maxwell Brashear, Jessica Foster, Jared Masker, Rebecca Haase, Steve McCann, Jason Bruce, Craig Ford, Scott Tonderum, Twyla Faust

June 2016 - GMU crews hard at work on a hot summer day.  The electric crew is doing a test generation to make sure all equipment is working properly while the water crew digs for a water main.


October 2015 - GMU assisted in the move of a house from SW Kent St & S 1st St to NE Hayes St.


GMU employees support Breast Cancer Awareness Month with pink hardhats and shirts.

Top Row: Scott Tonderum, Craig Ford, Steve McCann Middle Row: Jessica Foster, Rebecca Haase Front Row: Maxwell Brashear, Jared Masker, Jason Bruce, Jonathan Pilgreen
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