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November 21st 2019
Continuing their 2020 budget hearing, Okanogan County PUD commissioners heard about proposed items from engineering, construction and operations departments during meetings Nov. 4. The main struggle for engineering and construction is recognizing the need to replace and upgrade equipment to reduce the risk of power outages, but balancing that with the need to minimize costs that would lead to large rate increases. Construction Design Manager Allen Allie said some big projects have to be… more
November 18th 2019
There will be a Special Meeting of the Board of Commissioners of Public Utility District No. 1 of Okanogan County on Monday, November 18, 2019, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., in the PUD Auditorium located at 1331 Second Avenue North in Okanogan, Washington. The Special Meeting is being held as a Board Workshop to review the Proposed 2020 Budget. The topics discussed at this meeting will be Generation and Power Supply. The Regular Meeting of the Board of Commissioners will be held on Monday,… more
November 6th 2019
Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) requires an additional outage on Thursday night, Nov. 7, due to issues preventing the outage and maintenance originally planned for Nov. 5. All Okanogan County PUD customers north of Riverside will be affected during the 15-minute outage from 11:55 p.m. to approximately 12:10 a.m.