UTILITY JUSTICE

Learn about the benefits of municpal utilities

how it saves money for your community and puts everyday people in control of their power.

Basic human rights should not be for profit.

What are Public Utilities?

Public utilities mean that the community owns and operates the energy infrastructure that it uses. The people decide how much it costs, what to prioritize in emergencies, levels of maintenance, and how the energy is sourced.

Currently private corporations like Mediacom, Midamerican or Alliant control and decide how much to charge us, and what to do with the profits.

With Public utilities there is no large corporation to steal the profits, allowing the city to reinvest into the community.

What are the benefits of Municipal Utlities?

Lower Cost

Public Utilities can offer lower rates because they do not pay dividends to shareholders, They are accountable to the community they serve where the citizens control the rates and the local government can share personnel, equipment and supplies

What about community Broadband?

In our current society, internet is necessity and a basic human right. It is our prime means of communication and seeking of knowledge. Private corporations should not be allowed to control our access of information and ability to connect with one another.

That's why we believe that the internet is human right and the control should be in the hands of the people, and not vulnerable to corporate censorship.

In our current society, internet is necessity and a basic human right. It is our prime means of communication and seeking of knowledge. Private corporations should not be allowed to control our access of information and ability to connect with one another.

That's why we believe that the internet is human right and the control should be in the hands of the people, and not vulnerable to corporate censorship.

Democracy and Net Neutrality

In our current society, internet is necessity and a basic human right. It is our prime means of communication and seeking of knowledge. Private corporations should not be allowed to control our access of information and ability to connect with one another.

That's why we believe that the internet is human right and the control should be in the hands of the people, and not vulnerable to corporate censorship.

The four D's

How can I get involved?