The City of Salem has posted the following update about utility bills:

"May utility bills started going out Saturday, May 23 and customers who haven’t received a bill by Friday, May 29 are asked to contact the utility office at 729-4117.

"While the bills reflect the new AMI system’s capability for more recent meter reads, the board of aldermen has provided different options for customers to select how they want to be billed through the transition to the new system.

"Businesses with COVID-19 PPP loans will have the information needed to make eligible utility payments under the program.

"June bills will be processed after customers indicate their preferred billing preferences going forward.

"Anyone with questions about their May bill is asked to contact the utility office at 729-4117.”