HUNTSVILLE UTILITIES – NEWS RELEASE
INFORMATION ON INTERNAL INVESTIGATION
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 – 4:00PM
Huntsville Utilities has performed a thorough investigation of allegations that retired unusable water meters were being sold as scrap by some employees in violation of company policy. The investigation was handled internally with the help of a contractor and revealed some inconsistencies in employees following procedures regarding scrap material. Immediate action has been taken to address the issue. The situation was handled in accordance with policies and procedures and we are unable to comment on any personnel actions related to this incident.
Huntsville Utilities is a publicly-owned, not-for-profit utility which provides electric, natural gas, and water services to customers in Huntsville and Madison County.