Address: 400 West Main Street Clarksville, AR. 72830
Roger Brooks has been with Clarksville Connected Utilities, CCU, since September 2021. He over 35 years of experience in the Electric industry. Roger was the Mayor of Wister, Oklahoma for 7 years before coming to CCU. He is a graduate of the Texas A&M Extension Service Lineman Academy in Texas.
As General Manager, Roger is responsible for the daily management and operations of the combined utility, which consists of a 5 megawatt peak electric system, 16 MGD Water Treatment Facility, and a 2.5 MGD Pollution Control Facility.
CCU serves a local population of just under 10,000 made up of approximately 4,500 connected residential, commercial and large industrial customers on a retail level. The water utility also has eight wholesale customers made up of other communities and water districts in the area. In all, the water system services a total population of over 28,000 in and around Johnson County, Arkansas.
The utility is owned by the City of Clarksville, Arkansas and is governed by an autonomous 5-member utility commission. CCU plays a vital role in the community's growth and supports the city's commitment efforts related to its long term economic development strategic plan.