There are no water issues in Nichols Hills. We did not have any major water leaks due to last week's weather, so NO water boil orders are in place in Nichols Hills.
As an initial issue, the citizens of the City of Nichols Hills have experienced power interruptions and outages in the last few years in certain parts of the City that indicate unresolved issues in power distribution that must be addressed.
Beyond this issue, citizens are very interested in researching and utilizing where optimal alternative energy sources, such as solar, wind and geothermal, and approaches to energy and resource conservation, such as the Energy Star Program, a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy which advocates use of Energy Star appliances.
Citizens are also interested in reviewing existing provisions of the Nichols Hills City Code to ensure that it properly contemplates future use of these alternative energies and conservation programs.
Interesting links regarding energy and power conservation include: