FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The City of Waynesboro Offers On-Bill Financing for Natural Gas Appliances and Installation
January 5, 2024 – Waynesboro, GA – The city of Waynesboro, Georgia is offering a finance option to natural gas utility customers to assist them in the upfront cost of buying and installing a natural gas appliance. Funds are available for residential homeowners where natural gas service is available. All new, residential natural gas appliances qualify for the loan.
The On-Bill Finance Program is a service for citizens and customers located within the natural gas service areas of municipally-owned natural gas distribution systems.
“We are pleased to offer the On-Bill Finance Program to the residents of Waynesboro. We understand the upfront costs can be burdensome and this is an avenue to relieve some of the upfront costs and manage payment of appliances that will ultimately save residents money on their monthly utility bills,” said Valerie Kirkland, City Manager, Waynesboro, GA.
Loans are available up to $7,500.00 on the natural gas appliance and installation cost. Customers can choose the term of the loan, up to 60 months with 0% interest. Loans carry a $3.00 monthly fee.
How to Apply
Interested Waynesboro residents should call Emma Mullis at 706-554-8000 for more details on how to apply for the on-bill financing program and to make sure natural gas is available in the area. Applications are available in Waynesboro’s City Hall.
In addition to the City of Waynesboro offering a finance option for residents, the City has rebates available for natural gas appliances. Current rebates are as follows:
Natural Gas Tankless – Up to $400
Natural Gas Tank Type – Up to $400
Natural Gas Furnace – $200
Natural Gas Stove – $50
Natural Gas Dryer – $50
Natural Gas Grill – $50
Natural Gas Logs – $50
Maximum Yearly Rebate – $600