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Princeton Municipal Light Department
Contact Information:
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General Manager
General Foreman
Office Manager
Assistant Office Manager
Princeton Municipal Light Dept.
168 Worcester Rd. P.O. Box 247
Princeton, MA 01541
978 464-2815
978 464-5377
Alternate Phone:
978 464-2825
General email
Office Hours are Mondays through Thursdays 8 AM to 5 PM. Fridays 8 AM to NOON.

For electrical emergencies after office hours please call 911 or 508-829-4444 and Regional Dispatch in Holden MA will contact our On-Call Lineman to respond to your emergency.
Princeton Municipal Light Building
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Board of Light Commissioners
Jim Whitman -
Tim Cochrell -
Chris Conway -
The Princeton Municipal Light Department (“PMLD”) has been providing electrical service to residents and
businesses in Princeton for over 100 years. The mission of the Princeton Municipal Light Department is to provide a safe,
reliable, and economical source of electric power for our customers, to acknowledge and implement the need for renewable
energy from within the diversity of available energy sources, and to enhance the benefits of municipal utility ownership
for our customers.  PMLD has its own elected Board of Commissioners, General Manager, and staff that operate separate and
autonomously from the Town of Princeton Selectmen,Town Administrator,and other Town Boards and Committees.

Princeton Municipal Light Department Board of Commissioners


12/14/2016 - The Princeton Municipal Light Department was awarded an Energy Efficiency Street Lighting Grant of
                           $8,258 to help pay for the replacement of Princeton's 62 HPS street light fixtures with new energy
                           efficient LED street light fixtures.  A 25% cost savings will be passed onto the Taxpayers and the LED
                           fixutres will be 40-55% more efficient than the HPS fixtures.
                           Click on the "LED State Grant Announcement Press Release..." Link above to read more about it.   


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The  Board of Light Commissioners
next meeting will be held on the 3rd Wednesday in February -
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at the PMLD Office at 4:00 PM

The Board of Light Commissioners typically meet once a Month on the 2nd
Wednesday at the PMLD Office (168 Worcester Rd, Princeton MA)

2017 Planned Meeting Dates (which are subject to change):
Apr 12th, May 10th, Jun 14th, Jul 12th,
Aug 9th, Sep 13th, Oct 11th, Nov 8th, Dec 13th

All meeting notices and agendas will be properly posted 48 hours prior,
as required by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts General Laws

If you would like to meet with the Board to discuss an issue/topic please contact the General Manager

PMLD has provided Electricity to the
Town of Princeton MA for over 100 Years
(Est. 1912)


Town of Princeton, 6 Town Hall Drive, Princeton, MA 01541