PEORIA, Ill. -- Ameren Illinois customers with past due balances are encouraged to take part in a repayment plan.
The limited time deal would have customers make a ten percent down payment, and pay the remaining amount in monthly installments. Customers have until March 31st to take advantage of the plan.
Beginning April 1st, customers with outstanding balances will be required to pay 25 percent of the total amount owed before they can establish a monthly payment plan.
Residents who do not set up a plan by April 1st could have their service shut down.
For more information, call Ameren Illinois customer service at 1-800-755-5000.