South Sioux City, NE pays back thousands to local school - KTIV News 4 Sioux City IA: News, Weather and Sports

South Sioux City, NE pays back thousands to local school district


South Sioux City, Nebraska had to pay back nearly $416,000 to the South Sioux City Community School District.  That's because the district had been over billed on their electricity for the past four years.

South Sioux City administrator Lance Hedquist said it realized the problem about six months ago while working on the air conditioning system.  He says the city had been inadvertently been reading both the main and sub-meter.

The cost to the school was more than $100,000 each year.

The city had to pay back the money because it is the administrator for Nebraska Public Power District.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KTIV Television Inc. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Kathy Clayton at (712) 239-4100 x209. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at