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June 1, 2020

PLWC announced in March that we would temporarily suspend non-payment disconnects and the deadline has been extended three times since that date. The last extension date announced was June 8th. That date is quickly approaching and we want to remind customers that your past due bills must be brought up to date or a payment arrangement must be worked out prior to the June 8th deadline. To discuss payment arrangements, please contact the Customer Service team by calling 870.239.7700.

If you have been impacted by COVID-19 and need financial assistance for utilities, we also encourage you to contact Crowley's Ridge Development Council (CRDC) by calling their COVID-19 hotline at 870.333.5131 or by visiting this link: https://www.crdcnea.org/covid-19-information


June 1, 2020

Late April, PLWC announced we would be temporarily waiving all fees for Online Bill Payments until June 1, 2020 to assist customers during the COVID-19 Pandemic. To help with social distancing, PLWC will extend this date until July 5th, 2020.


April 29, 2020

PLWC has expanded the free community Wi-Fi locations and the days available for students and people working remotely. Find a parking space, maintain your social distance, and connect for free. Available until further notice.

Locations available 7 days a week, 8:00am-8:00pm:
Paragould Housing Authority- 612 Canal St
Greene County Courthouse- 320 W. Court St
Paragould High School- 1701 W. Court St

Church locations Monday thru Saturday, 8:00am-8:00pm:
Westview Baptist Church- 701 W. Morgan
7th & Mueller Church of Christ- 1000 7th St
Center Hill Church of Christ- 4904 Walcott Rd
Greater Vision Ministries- 529 E. Court St


April 28, 2020

In response to the increased usage at our free community wi-fi hotspots, PLWC has expanded the locations and days available for students and people working remotely. Find a parking space, maintain your social distance, and connect for free. Available until further notice.

Locations available 7 days a week, 8:00am-8:00pm:
Paragould Housing Authority- 612 Canal St
Greene County Courthouse- 320 W. Court St

Church locations Monday thru Saturday, 8:00am-8:00pm:
Westview Baptist Church- 701 W. Morgan
7th & Mueller Church of Christ- 1000 7th St
Center Hill Church of Christ- 4904 Walcott Rd
Greater Vision Ministries- 529 E. Court St


April 27, 2020

Mid- March, PLWC announced we would be temporarily waiving all fees for Online Bill Payments until May 1, 2020 to assist customers during the COVID-19 Pandemic. To help with social distancing, PLWC will extend this date until June 1st, 2020.


April 24, 2020

PLWC has expanded the free Wi-Fi hotspots in the community for students and people working remotely that need access to an internet connection.

Current locations:
Westview Baptist Church, 701 W. Morgan
7th & Mueller church of Christ, 1000 7th Street
Center Hill church of Christ- 4904 Walcott Rd
Paragould Housing Authority- 612 Canal St
Greater Vision Ministries- 529 E. Court St

All you have to do is enter the church parking lot, find a parking space, maintain your social distance, and connect for free. Enjoy the community Wi-Fi hotspots Monday through Saturday, from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. Available until further notice.


April 17, 2020

PLWC is now providing free Wi-Fi hotspots in the community for students and people working remotely that need access to an internet connection.

Current locations:
Westview Baptist Church, 701 W. Morgan
7th & Mueller church of Christ, 1000 7th Street

All you have to do is enter the church parking lot, find a parking space, maintain your social distance, and connect for free. Enjoy the community Wi-Fi hotspots Monday through Saturday, from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. Available until further notice.


April 15, 2020

Click here for information about COVID-19 financial assistance for rent or utilities. Sponsored by Crowley’s Ridge Development Council, INC (CRDC), Unity Way of Northeast Arkansas and Craighead County Community Foundation.


April 6, 2020

Mid-March, PLWC announced we would be suspending all non-payment disconnects until April, 3rd to assist customers during the COVID-19 Pandemic. As the Pandemic is still affecting our community, PLWC will extend this date until May 10th. PLWC will continue to read meters and mail out statements. Customers should plan on paying what they can to avoid a large balance that will be difficult to pay at a later date. If you have questions, please contact our Customer Service Team at 870.239.7700.


April 1, 2020

Social Distancing is important and we ask for the community’s help. PLWC crews will continue to maintain our services during the COVID-19 pandemic. We ask that when our crews are in the field, you maintain social distancing if you should need to communicate with them. Let’s flatten the curve together!


March 21, 2020

At PLWC, the health and well-being of our customers, employees and community continue to be a top priority. As of 8am Monday, March 23rd, our temporary lobby with a walk-up window is now available by appointment only. This area is to service customers with utility connection needs. To arrangement an appointment, please contact Customer Service at 870.239.7700


March 17, 2020

PLWC customers that may be facing financial hardship during the COVID-19 Pandemic are encouraged to contact us to make payment arrangements. To assist our customers, PLWC is temporary suspending non-payment disconnects until April 3rd, 2020. PLWC will continue to read meters and mail out statements. Customers should plan on paying what they can to avoid a large balance that will be difficult to pay later.


March 16, 2020

At PLWC, the health and well-being of our customers, employees and community is a top priority. As of 5pm Monday, March 16, 2020, our Service Center Lobby will be closed for the foreseeable future. We will extend our drive-thru hours for payments being Tuesday, March 17th from 7am to 7pm Monday through Friday. We will continue to service customers with utility connections through a walk-up window located in our foyer.


March 16, 2020

PLWC is taking proactive steps to ensure the health and safety of our customers and employees. Effective immediately, we will be waiving all fees for Online Bill Payments until May 1, 2020.


March 13, 2020

PLWC is continuing to service our customers as usual in our Service Center Lobby, and in home service visits installations. We are implementing new protocols to ensure safety of our customers and employees. In the future, these in-person interactions may be limited if CDC or governmental guidance recommends or mandates us to do so. Thank you in advance for your patience as we navigate this situation.

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