Town of Cortland, NY

Currently:
August 23, 2017
11:10 PM

Latest News  
Print this page Print this page Email this page Email this page

  Select News to View

An Important Message from Con Edison
Release Date: July 13, 2017

Con Edison is closely monitoring the extreme heat currently impacting our region as well as possible storms expected this evening.

Customers can report power interruptions or service problems, view service restoration information and our outage map on line at www.coned.com as well as on their mobile device or by calling   1-800-75-coned.

TEMPERATURE’S GOING UP,

BUT ENERGY BILLS CAN STAY DOWN

Con Edison Urges Customers to Use Energy Wisely, Save Money

NEW YORK – Con Edison reminds customers they can take simple steps to stay cool and save money as hot weather hits our area this week.

The company offers these conservation tips:

  • Set your air conditioner to the highest comfortable temperature. Each degree you lower the thermostat drives up your bill by 6 percent;
  • To reduce heat and moisture in your home, run appliances such as ovens, washing machines, dryers and dishwashers in the early morning or late at night when it’s cooler outside;
  • When the AC is running, close doors to keep cool air in and hot air out;
  • Even when using AC, use ceiling and other fans to provide additional cooling and better circulation;
  • Keep shades, blinds and curtains closed. About 40 percent of unwanted heat comes through windows;
  • Turn off AC units, lights and other appliances when not at home and use a timer or smart technology to turn on your AC about a half-hour before arriving home;
  • Keep AC filters clean;
  • If you run a business, keep your door closed while the AC is running. Don’t burn through your profits to cool the street;
  • Con Edison offers a variety of energy-efficiency programs for the hot weather season. The Smart AC Program connects customers with smart technology to control their room air conditioners from their computer or mobile device. Learn more by visiting: https://conedsmartac.com
  • Replace old appliances with new energy efficient Energy Star appliances.

Replacing an old air conditioner with a new ENERGY STAR unit can reduce energy usage by 30 percent. Con Edison will pay a $30 rebate to customers who buy a new ENERGY STAR air conditioner.

Customers can report outages and check service restoration status on Con Edison’s website, or by calling 1-800-75-CONED (1-800-752-6633)When reporting an outage, customers should have their Con Edison account number available, if possible, and report whether their neighbors also have lost power.

Customers who report outages will be called by Con Edison with their estimated restoration times as they become available.

Con Edison offers a number of mobile solutions so you can manage your accounts, report and check the status of an outage, learn energy-saving tips, and more. Text REG to OUTAGE (688243) to sign up for text notifications, and follow the prompts. You will need to enter your Con Edison account number to complete the registration process. Once you've registered, you will not need your account number to report or check the status of a power problem.

Or visit us here to stay on top of outages and power problems by signing up for text notifications. 

Current News & Information
Title  (Posted)
Please Save-the-Dates  (8-22-17)
Renovations to Charles J. Cook Pool  (8-17-17)
Video - August 15, 2017 Town Board Meeting  (8-16-17)
A Message from Supervisor Linda Puglisi  (8-15-17)
A Message from the Cortlandt Town Board  (8-15-17)
Video - Summer Concert - Hometown Sounds August 10, 2017  (8-14-17)
August 15 2017 Town Board Meeting Agenda  (8-11-17)
Town of Cortlandt Blood Drive September 6, 2017  (8-11-17)
Important Coyote (and bear) Information  (8-10-17)
Attention all Town of Cortlandt Vietnam Veterans  (8-9-17)
A Message from Westchester County Police: Increased Traffic Enforcement on Rt. 202 in Cortlandt  (8-4-17)
Community Swap - September 23, 2017  (8-3-17)
Family Fun Day Volunteers Needed!  (8-3-17)
Pool Party, Friday August 18  (8-3-17)
Video - Planning Board Meeting August 1, 2017  (8-2-17)
2017 Surplus Online Auction  (7-31-17)
Video - Summer Concert - Big Hix July 27, 2017  (7-31-17)
Indian Point closing Update LOHUD Editorial  (7-25-17)
Video - Summer Concert - High Five - July 20, 2017  (7-24-17)
Cortlandt Achievements!!  (7-21-17)
Town of Cortlandt Goals by Supervisor Puglisi  (7-21-17)
Video - Town Board Meeting July 18, 2017  (7-19-17)
"Dear Sandy" appearance by Supervisor Puglisi  (7-14-17)
An Important Message from Con Edison  (7-13-17)
Video - Planning Board Meeting July 5, 2017  (7-11-17)
Sustainable Westchester Clean Transportation Project  (7-10-17)
Copland House  (7-6-17)
NYS DEC Information on the Gypsy Moth  (7-6-17)
Video - Summer Concert- Flashback - June 29, 2017  (7-3-17)
Cortlandt named Tree City USA  (6-28-17)
Indian Point Update  (6-27-17)
Information from Teatown on Coyotes  (6-27-17)
Press Release - New Vehicle Purchase  (6-26-17)
Video - Cortlandt Community Unity Indian Point Meeting June 22, 2017  (6-23-17)
Video - Arbor Day Ceremony  (6-19-17)
Video - Town Board Meeting June 13, 2017  (6-19-17)
New York State Indian Point Closure Task Force Update  (6-16-17)
Journal News Article - Fed Regulators meet on Indian Point  (6-14-17)
Vietnam Memorial Ceremony  (6-13-17)
June 13 2017 Town Board Agenda  (6-12-17)
Video - Planning Board Meeting June 6, 2017  (6-9-17)
Video - Community Unity Task Force Meeting from May 18  (5-22-17)
May 16 2017 Town Board Agenda  (5-16-17)
April 26th Community Unity Task Force Meeting  (5-11-17)
Institute for Nuclear Host Communities Power Point  (5-2-17)
Video - April Town Board Meeting  (4-19-17)
DEC Encourages Homeowners to Practice Sustainable Lawn Care to Protect State Waterbodies  (4-18-17)
April 18 2017 Town Board Meeting  (4-13-17)
Separate fund to offset loss of revenue from Indian Point closing  (4-7-17)
Free Lead Testing for Residents  (3-10-17)
Indian Point Closing Key Points  (3-10-17)
Indian Point Closures Issues and Challenges  (3-10-17)
March 14 2017 Town Board Agenda  (3-10-17)
Press Release - Truck & Vehicle Purchases 2016 & 2017  (3-7-17)
Indian Point Closing UPDATE  (2-24-17)
A Positive Affordable Housing Record  (2-23-17)
Video - February Town Board Meeting  (2-15-17)
February 14 2017 Town Board Agenda  (2-14-17)
Historic Hudson River Towns  (2-8-17)
January 24 2017 Town Board Agenda  (1-18-17)
A Journal News editorial regarding the Indian Point Closure  (1-13-17)
December 13 2016 Town Board Agenda  (12-12-16)
November 15 2016 Town Board Agenda  (11-14-16)
October 18 2016 Town Board Agenda  (10-14-16)
September 20 2016 Town Board Agenda  (9-19-16)
Emerald Ash Borer Alert  (6-29-16)
Solar Power Information  (6-27-16)
Town of Cortlandt Community Profile  (12-13-12)
Town of Cortlandt Population  (12-12-12)
View Archived Items.




Powered by Cit-e-Net