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2019 Annual Meeting Recap

            On Thursday, June 6, 2019 EIEC members and their families (totaling almost 2,000 people) attended Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative’s 32nd Annual Meeting at PBL Jr./Sr. High School in Paxton. The event was geared for family fun and featured several children’s activities, including a bounce house, an inflatable obstacle course and slide, miniature golf, a petting zoo, and bucket truck rides. Other entertainment was provided by the Marvin Lee Band.... Read More

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Eastern Illini Plugs in a Chevy Bolt

For the average American household, transportation is the second largest expense after housing. Swapping a gas-powered vehicle for an all-electric vehicle can save you money . The average cost to operate an EV is $485 per year. Electricity costs are also less than purchasing gasoline and the price is more predictable. As battery technology continues to improve, the cost per... Read More

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2019 Annual Meeting: June 6

OFFICIAL NOTICE EASTERN ILLINI ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE 2019 ANNUAL MEETING June 6, 2019 Paxton-Buckley-Loda Junior/Senior High School Paxton, Illinois Registration: 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. Business meeting: 7 p.m. Notice is hereby given that the 32nd Annual Meeting of Members of Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative will be held on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at 7 p.m., at the Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School/Junior... Read More

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2019 Credentials Committee

Members of the 2019 Credentials Committee are left to right: Doug Anderson, Donovan; Leonard Boudreau, Donovan; Dave Boomgarden, Chatsworth; Marsha Klienmeyer, Comargo; and Michele Cohen, Ogden. After reviewing the bylaws, petitions, affidavits, and qualifications of the potential candidates, the Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative 2019 Credentials Committee has determined that the 2019 candidates are eligible to serve as directors of Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative.  ... Read More

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Proposed Bylaw Amendments

Proposed Bylaw Amendments to be voted upon at the 2019 Annual Meeting on June 6, 2019. The Board of Directors of Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative is proposing several bylaw amendments at this year’s annual meeting. The changes include: Voting Options Prior to the Annual Meeting – Members will be able to vote in board member elections by mail or other methods allowed by... Read More

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2019 Annual Meeting Proxy

HOW TO COMPLETE THE PROXY 1. Designate the EIEC member to whom you are assigning your proxy vote. Write that member’s name where it says INSERT NAME. 2. Date and sign the proxy. 3. Print your name and address. 4. Give the proxy to your designated member to bring to the annual meeting.... Read More

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