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May is National Safety Month

The importance of safety is nationally recognized in May. But at EREC, it’s our number one priority every day. Safety is an important issue, especially when it comes to electrical safety. EREC has created a culture of safety by putting our employees’ safety and that of the community above all else. Our mission is to […]

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Students Earn College Scholarships from EREC

Escambia River Electric Cooperative is pleased to announce the winners of the 2021 Herman D. Johnson Scholarship Awards:  Andrea Moorer from Central School and Libby Pugh from Northview High School. Andrea is the daughter of Robert and Rose Moorer. She plans to major in the field of Optometry. Andrea is Vice President of the Beta […]

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82nd EREC Annual Meeting is Virtual

EREC’s 82nd annual meeting will be held virtually on April 24 at 10 a.m. as a safety precaution due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A link will be provided on www.erec.com, and information will be posted on Facebook prior to the start time for members to access the meeting. “Safety for our members and employees is […]

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Boil Water Notice Rescinded

The April 10, 2021 “Precautionary Boil Water Notice” is hereby rescinded following the return of chlorination to the water system and the satisfactory completion of the bacteriological survey showing that the water is safe to drink. If you have any questions, please contact member services, 1-800-235-3848, 3425 Hwy 4 W, P.O. Box 428, Jay, FL 32565.

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Thank a Lineman on April 12 – and Always

America’s electric cooperatives designated the second Monday of April as National Lineman Appreciation Day. Today, Escambia River Electric Cooperative honors the dedicated men and women who often work in challenging and dangerous conditions to keep the lights on. We proudly recognize all lineworkers for the services they perform around the clock to keep power flowing […]

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EREC’s 82nd Annual Meeting Will Be Virtual

Meeting will be held virtually April 24, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. A link will be provided on erec.com and information posted on Facebook prior to start time for members to access the meeting. Virtual meeting will include usual order of business including prize drawings. Members are encouraged to vote by absentee ballot. Ballots will be […]

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Convenient Options to Eliminate Payment Delays

As many of you are aware, the United States Postal Service is experiencing delivery delays due to COVID-19 and increased volume. We have seen significant delays in mailed payments, which have resulted in late fees for several members. To eliminate delayed payments to our office, we strongly encourage members to pay their bill online, via […]

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Youth Tour – Opportunity of a Lifetime

Escambia River Electric Cooperative will award area teens an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington, D.C.  To be eligible, you must be a high school junior, and your parent or guardian must be a member of EREC. The Washington Youth Tour is an annual weeklong event in June.  About 1,800 high school juniors from across the country […]