Utility Projects

Advanced Meter Reading Infrastructure (AMI) - Project in Progress

The City of Niles will be implementing an Advanced Meter Reading Infrastructure (AMI):  an integrated system of electric and water meters, communications networks, and data management systems that enables two-way communication between utilities and consumers.

Click here to read more about AMI Opponents and Proponents (information provided by Power System Engineering)

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Pucker Street Dam Removal - Project Completed in Fall of 2021

The City of Niles worked with the Southwestern Michigan Planning Commission to restore the Dowagiac River to a free-flowing river by removing the Pucker Street Dam. 

Click here to learn more about the project, including flyover videos, construction photos, and past updates.