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May 28th 2020

Board hears COVID-19 updates

  Okanogan County PUD commissioners discussed plans for slowly reopening facilities to the public among other business at a May 26 board meeting. Staff members have adjusted schedules, added sanitation measures, implemented social distancing and in some cases began telecommuting since mid-March to prevent the spread of COVID-19. As the state and counties begin to reopen, the district is now considering what its next steps will be. Although the district will continue to work a four-day… more

May 26th 2020

Board Meeting Call-In

Due to the Governor suspending In-Person Requirements of Open Public Meetings, the District Board meeting will be by phone call only. To call into this meeting, please use the following phone number: 1-346-248-7799 with the meeting ID # of 136 009 349. Thank you.

May 14th 2020

Board hears power, telecom, other updates

  Okanogan County PUD commissioners heard multiple updates during their May 11 virtual meeting. The board: Authorized the general manager to sign Addendum No. 8 of its operation and service agreement with Douglas County PUD. In this new addendum, Okanogan PUD’s service rates were adjusted based on a new arrangement the Douglas PUD has entered into with Portland General Electric in regards to real-time power sales. Staff advised the agreement is beneficial to all parties. Heard that wholesale… more