Savannah Electric reminds low income senior citizens that they may be eligible for a $10.50 per month discount on their electric bill.
Customers over age 65 and with annual household income of $14,000 or less, should call the companys toll-free number at 1-800-437-3890 or visit one of the companys customer service offices (128 E. Broughton St., 5500 Abercorn in Twelve Oaks or, M,W,F only: 149 Power Co. Rd. off Highway 119 near Springfield).
Customers may also receive enrollment assistance from Senior Citizens, Inc. and the Economic Opportunity Authoritys Retired & Senior Volunteer Program.
During July 2003, this information is repeated in the small newsletter included in customer bills.
Quick Facts on the Low Income Senior Citizen Discount:
- Discount: $10.50 per month
Customer must be age 65 or older
and have annual household income of $14,000 or less
- Discount was increased and made easier to qualify for in 2002
- Approximately 3,500 customers currently receive the discount
- Call Savannah Electric at 1-800-437-3890 to enroll or for more information