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Improvements at Rock Island Powerhouse II is one of many investments called for in Chelan PUD’s five-year business plan. The goal is to boost hydropower capability from 77 percent now to 89 percent in 2025. Courtesy Chelan County PUD
WENATCHEE – Today (Oct. 4), Chelan PUD commissioners conducted their annual review of a five-year plan that maps out how the PUD will provide the best value for the most people for the longest time. The five-year business plan includes large investments in dam modernization, expanded access to...

Kirk Hudson, Chelan County PUD new general manager
WENATCHEE – After an extensive national search, the Chelan County PUD Commission today unanimously selected Kirk Hudson, a recognized public power leader in the Pacific Northwest, as its new general manager. Hudson, who will assume the role on Jan. 1, 2022, has served in several positions for...
EAST WENATCHEE - Douglas County PUD Commissioners Aaron J. Viebrock, Molly Simpson and Ronald E. Skagen executed the following actions during the August 23, Commission meeting held at the District's Bridgeport office: Heard the bid opening results for bid document 21-40-D, 230kV Switches for Urban...

A crew member from Seattle’s Pacific Studio tests his skill at piloting a steamship up the Columbia after installing the interactive exhibit. Courtesy Chelan County Pud
WENATCHEE – The wait to see Chelan County PUD’s all-new Discovery Center is nearly over. Guests who want to be among the first to see the remodeled center on Aug. 28 can email a reservation request to discoverycenter@chelanpud.org. The Discovery Center is taking all precautions to safely welcome...
EAST WENATCHEE - Douglas County PUD Commissioners Aaron J. Viebrock, Molly Simpson and Ronald E. Skagen executed the following actions during the June 28, Commission meeting held at the District's East Wenatchee office: • Heard the bid opening results for bid document 21-29-W, rehabilitate Unit 10...

Courtesy Chelan County PUD With so many recreationists converging on Lake Chelan and the Columbia River, preparation is the key to a safe and enjoyable trip.
WENATCHEE, – With temperatures hitting the 80s this weekend, Chelan PUD is preparing for what could be record-breaking day-use on local waterways this spring and summer. With so many recreationists converging on Lake Chelan and the Columbia River, preparation will be key to a safe and enjoyable...
WENATCHEE – Chelan PUD commissioners are considering a proposal that would support affordable housing development by waiving connection fees for qualified homebuyers working with local housing trusts.                       The electrical connection fee waiver is currently $1,900. Chelan PUD...
EAST WENATCHEE - Douglas County PUD Commissioners Aaron J. Viebrock, Molly Simpson and Ronald E. Skagen moved the first shovels of dirt at the soon to be built renewable hydrogen production facility near Baker Flats, East Wenatchee Monday, March 8. The 5MW pilot project will provide...
WENATCHEE - Chelan PUD closed the books for 2020 ahead of budget and on track to achieve generation-defining investments into the future of Chelan County.  Commissioners heard a year-end financial report Tuesday that showed a $77 million bottom line – about $20.5 million ahead of budget....

Senior Bookkeeper Tracy Squires awarded 20 year service award. Courtesy Douglas County PUD
EAST WENATCHEE - Douglas County PUD Commissioners Aaron J. Viebrock, Molly Simpson and Ronald E. Skagen executed the following actions during the February 8, Commission meeting held at the District’s East Wenatchee office: • Heard the bid opening results for bid document 20-27-W, 2021-2022...

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