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EAST WENATCHEE - Douglas County PUD Commissioners Ronald E Skagen, Molly Simpson and Aaron J. Viebrock executed the following actions during the May 13, 2019 Commission meeting held at the District’s East Wenatchee office: • Heard the bid opening results under bid document 19-15-W, low resistance...
EAST WENATCHEE - Douglas County PUD Commissioners Ronald E Skagen, Molly Simpson and Aaron J. Viebrock executed the following actions during the April 22, 2019 Commission meeting held at the District’s East Wenatchee office: Opened bids under bid document 19-09-W, replacement 14.4 kV main generator...

Okanogan PUD General Manager Steve Taylor congratulates journeyman lineman Bruce Rawley, right, for 15 years of service. Rawley started his career with the PUD in 2004 as a warehouseman. He bid for and was awarded the lineman apprenticeship in 2005 and passed his journeyman lineman’s test in 2009.
OKANOGAN – On April 22, PUD crews began the multi-week Twisp-to-Winthrop reroute process that is expected to see the power loop with the Pateros-to-Twisp transmission line completed later this summer, General Manager Steve Taylor told a board meeting of PUD commissioners later that day. During the...

When the new Pateros-to-Twisp transmission line is connected to the Twisp and Winthrop electrical substations later this year, it will close the loop on a three-line system that will provide more consistent service to the area.
OKANOGAN – PUD crews installed a temporary shoo-fly connection between the Loup Loup transmission line and the Winthrop substation during a brief power outage earlier this month to serve the Okanogan County Electric Co-op, a PUD media release said. The PUD continues to work on the new Pateros-to-...
EAST WENATCHEE - Douglas County PUD Commissioners Molly Simpson and Aaron J. Viebrock executed the following actions during the April 8, 2019 Commission meeting held at the District’s East Wenatchee office: Opened bids under bid document 19-04-D, provide Distribution Tree Trimming Services. The...

Okanogan PUD General Manager Steve Taylor, left, presents serviceman Steve Luchte with a 25-year service award during the PUD’s regular meeting March 25.
OKANOGAN – Okanogan County PUD staff members have been meeting with various federal and state agencies concerning the dewatering and inspection of Enloe Dam as part of the structure’s decommissioning process, wrote Community Relations Coordinator Sheila Corson. At its regular meeting March 25, the...
EAST WENATCHEE - Douglas County PUD Commissioners Ronald E Skagen, Molly Simpson and Aaron J. Viebrock executed the following actions during the March 11, 2019 Commission meeting held at the District’s East Wenatchee office: • Approved a professional service agreement with EPC Services to...

Left to right: Commissioner Skagen, Commissioner Viebrock, Trina Sorrell-Biggar, and Commissioner Simpson.
EAST WENATCHEE - Douglas County PUD Commissioners Ronald E Skagen, Molly Simpson and Aaron J. Viebrock executed the following actions during the Feb. 11, 2019 Commission meeting held at the District's East Wenatchee office: Awarded Purchasing Clerk Trina Sorrell-Biggar with her twenty-year...

Commissioner Bob Colyar
OKANOGAN – The major agenda item at the regular monthly meeting of the PUD board last month was the base rate increase that will take effect for customers on April 1. By category, the monthly rate increase will include: • Residential: $36 to $38.81 • Small general service: $41 to $44.20 • Large...

Officials with Douglas County PUD appeared before the Senate Environment, Energy and Technology Committee on Feb. 6, and testified in favor of Senate Bill 5588, authorizing the production, distribution and sale of renewable hydrogen. SB 5588 was proposed by 12th District Senator Brad Hawkins. Pictured from left to right are Douglas PUD General Manager Gary Ivory, Douglas PUD Commissioner Molly Simpson and Washington PUD Association Executive Director George Caan.

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