Delano Water, Light and Power Commission

The Delano Municipal Utilities (DMU) is a non profit electric and water utility owned by the City of Delano and operated by the Delano Water, Light and Power Commission.

The Commission is comprised of 5 Delano citizens appointed by the City Council.  Each commissioner serves a staggered three year term. 

The Commission meets typically the third Monday of each month at Delano City Hall Council Chambers at 7:00 PM.

The Utilities is staffed by a General Manager hired by the Commission. This also includes 13 full time and 4 part time employees under the direction of the General Manager.


Paul Twite : General Manager


Jonathan Ness : Chairman

Appointed in 2009, Appointed Chairman 2013.

Larry Nelson : Commissioner

Appointed 2017

Adam Steffl : Vice - Chairman

Appointed 2013

Randy Keranen : Secretary

Appointed 2014

Betsy Stolfa : City Liaison

Appointed 2015