Public Education & Outreach effectively communicates the benefits of public power and shares valuable resources to improve the quality of life in the Ocala/Marion County community. Energy conservation awareness encourages the public to preserve our natural resources and most importantly prepare youth in becoming informed citizens of tomorrow making Ocala the place to Live, Play, and Prosper.
• Community Event – Providing information on programs and services available to save time and money. In addition, we will provide energy conservation measures that save resources and lower monthly bills.
• Speakers Bureau – Presenting to local civic clubs, agencies, youth groups, home owners associations, etc. to share information, answer questions and address concerns.
• Social Media – Website, Facebook, Twitter, OEU Blog – On going and interactive communication to keep our customers informed.
• Local Schools – STEM Program (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), Career Day, “Electricity 101”, electrical safety demonstrations, and energy conservation discussion.
Do you need a speaker for your club or organization?
Contact Tammy Hoff at 352-351-6626.
OEU provides sponsorship's towards community programs such as Lily's Pad, and supports economic development projects (relocation of FedEx). Educating the public and helping our community are two vital components of what it means to be a Public Power Utility. By sharing resources and bringing awareness to the community we hope to help our customers with their daily choices in conserving energy, preserving natural resources, and most importantly teaching the youth of today to become informed citizens of tomorrow!