City warns of scam involving utility payments

The City of Buckhannonn issued the following release this morning:  We have received several calls from customers reporting that a number identified as City Hall has called them and asked for credit card information. The City Utilities Department will never call a residence and ask for this information; however, they may call and leave a message indicating that a bill is overdue. To inquire about your billing status or to pay a bill, you may call (304) 472-1430. To pay your bill online, go to To pay via phone directly, call 1-866-933-4026 for the automated billing system.

For questions, contact Callie Cronin Sams, [email protected].


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