SOURCE: Florida Public Utilties Co.

March 07, 2006 14:39 ET

Florida Public Utilities Company Announces Dividend

WEST PALM BEACH, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 7, 2006 --The Board of Directors of Florida Public Utilities Company, (AMEX: FPU), at a meeting held on March 7, 2006, declared the following dividends, payable April 1, 2006, to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 17, 2006:

4 3/4% Cumulative Preferred Stock        $1.1875 per share
Common Stock                             $0.1033 per share
This is the 60th consecutive year that the Company has paid a quarterly cash dividend.

For Confirmation: George M. Bachman, Secretary at 561.838.1731

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  • George M. Bachman