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October 28, 2022

Groundbreaking Ceremony Marks Start of New Facility

Rockville, IN – October 28, 2022 – Construction has officially started for the new facility of Parke County REMC and Parke Professional Services, LLC, with a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the occasion.


The new facility will be located at 5001 E. US Highway 36, Rockville, Indiana- approximately 4 miles east of the Town of Rockville. All employees, materials, and equipment of Parke County REMC and Parke Professional Services will be housed at this new location upon completion.


Chadd Jenkins, CEO of Parke County REMC, led the ceremony and thanked those attending and partners for their support.


President of Parke County REMC’s Board of Directors, Keith Blaydes, also addressed those in attendance and thanked them for their support. He mentioned the improved services the new facility will allow, including a drive-thru, multipurpose room, and a quicker response time with all employees, materials, and equipment located centrally within the service territory.


President Blaydes also noted that while the home of Parke County REMC and Parke Professional services will be changing, their mission will remain unchanged: “to provide reliable energy and innovative services, at a competitive cost, to our member-owners and communities.”


The ceremony concluded with the Parke County REMC Board of Directors and CEO sporting hard hats and shovels in hand to commence the construction.


Parke County REMC and Parke Professional Services will remain at their current locations as the new facility is constructed. The expected completion date is winter 2023.

For questions about our facility, please visit or call our office at 800-537-3913.

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