URGENT ALERT - Posted 04-19-2022
Electric Utility Payment Scam
Members of Clearwater-Polk Electric are experiencing scam calls requiring payment within 30 minutes on their electric bill.
Clearwater-Polk Electric does not require immediate payment from members when attempting to collect on an account.
Clearwater-Polk Electric does not ask for personal banking or debit/credit card information. Payments via phone can only be made and initiated by the member calling 1-888-255-5167
Please contact Clearwater-Polk Electric Cooperative with any information or concerns regarding any suspicious phone calls regarding your electric account.
1-888-694-3833 or 1-218-694-6241
Energy Assistance Alert – Crisis Funding Increase
As of March 23, 2022 the Crisis maximum benefit has been raised from $1,200 to $3,000.
This funding is available now to assist with past-due energy bills.
If you might benefit from this increase, and live in Clearwater, Pennington, East Polk, or Red Lake County
please contact your energy assistance provider.
Please remember-crisis funds are only available to eligible EAP households. If households have not applied
this program year, they are still accepting applications until May 31, 2022.
Applications are available on our website at: www.intercountycc.org or by phone/email request.
Phone: 218-796-5144 ext 4