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Beatrice Plus

Beatrice Plus Opt Out

As of August 1, 2014, all customers of the Beatrice Board of Public Works will be automatically enrolled in the Beatrice Plus program.  The Beatrice Plus program is a contribution program where Beatrice Board of Public Works customers' bills are rounded up to the nearest dollar.  The average customer contribution is approximately $6.00 per year.  The additional contribution goes to the Beatrice Plus program.  The Beatrice Plus program provides funds for community betterment projects.  Recent Beatrice Plus projects include:

  • Two (2) Nevco Baseball/Softball LED Scoreboards at Hannibal Park
  • Decorative Holiday Lighting at the Carnegie Building
  • Two (2) Playworld Energi Stations along the Hike/Bike Trails
  • Improvements to Veterans Memorial Park, West Scott Ball Fields, and Prairie Playground 

Customers wishing to "opt out" of the Beatrice Plus program may do so by completing the Beatrice Plus Opt Out Request form.  Customers who choose to "opt out" and wish to enroll again, may do so at any time.

 

Citizens and entities in Beatrice may request Beatrice Plus funds for community betterment projects by completing an application, which is then submitted to the Beatrice Plus Advisory Board.  The Beatrice Plus Advisory Board reviews the applications submitted quarterly and makes a recommendation to the City Council regarding which projects should be funded.

 

The Beatrice Plus Advisory Board meets quarterly in January, April, July, and October at the City Hall, 400 Ella Street, Beatrice, Nebraska 68310.

 

Beatrice Plus Advisory Board Members:

  • Ingolf "Ing" Maurstad - Chairman
  • Darin Baehr
  • Glen Baete
  • Phil Cook
  • Dave Eskra
  • Jason Schmale
  • Verdella Vetrovsky

 



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