Our Vision We Will Set the Standard for Service

RPU, a division of the City of Rochester, MN, is the largest municipal utility in the state of Minnesota. RPU serves 50,000 electric customers and 39,000 water customers. As a municipal utility, RPU returns funds back to the city of Rochester each year in the form of "in lieu of tax payments."

Combined Word Map & ValuesOur Core Values

  • Safety: Protect every individual

  • Integrity: Demonstrate honesty, respect, and good faith

  • Service: Leave every individual with a positive impression

  • Stewardship: Protect our environment through the wise use of resources

  • Accountability: Take ownership and responsibility for actions and outcomes

  • Skill: Improve our own and others’ abilities and knowledge