‘Not from us,’ says city

Published 1:04 am Tuesday, July 19, 2011

City officials said Monday that area senior citizens are being targeted with a direct mail campaign selling water line insurance.

While the direct mail piece says the insurance is offered by an independent company, Andalusia Utilities office manager Cathy Alexander said she has received numerous phone calls from local residents who believe they’re being encouraged by buy the insurance by the city.

“We want to make sure people know it is not from us,” she said.