Funds available for Rock Energy members in Wisconsin to help pay overdue utility bills

Funds available for Rock Energy members in Wisconsin to help pay overdue utility bills

Funds available for Rock Energy members in Wisconsin to help pay overdue utility bills

Over $21 million in federal funding will be used to assist in paying overdue utility bills in Wisconsin.

According to an announcement made by Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers, the money will be used to help over 36,000 Wisconsin utility customers pay their overdue utility bills.

For those who are eligible, the money is available from Energy Services Inc. Funds for the initiative come from the federal Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program and are distributed through the Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program.

Funding is limited and could run out quickly. 

In order to receive the assistance, Rock Energy members in Wisconsin must apply for it. Members can apply in one of two ways:

  1. Energy Service, Inc.: Concact ESI in Rock County at 608-363-9200 to see if you are eligible.
  2. Wisconsin Emergency Rental Assistance (WERA):  Contact Community Action Agency at 608-313-1300. This is available to anyone who has been impacted by COVID-19.
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