Public Utility

Spring Planting? Arbor Day Seedling Distribution This Saturday Across Chelan County

With April showers here, it’s time to think about planting May flowers – and trees. A good place to find the right tree or shrub is at Arbor Day seedling distributions this Saturday. Chelan PUD sponsors seedling distributions in five communities across the county, starting at 10 a.m. The Leavenworth location moved to the PUD office, 222 Chumstick Highway. Bill Sanborn,…

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Chelan PUD Unveils New Service Center Proposal For Olds Station

The Chelan PUD has unveiled its proposal to consolidate its headquarters and other Wenatchee facilities into a new Service Center in Olds Station. As a series of open houses wrap up this week, a survey asking for your input remains open through Tuesday, as Marcus Bellissimo reports.

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Chelan PUD Asking For Input On Proposed Service Center, 5-Year Strategic Plan

It’s a busy time at the Chelan County Public Utility District – developing a five-year strategic plan, building about a dozen substations over the coming years and a proposed combined Service Center in Olds Station – with open houses this week. Chelan PUD Board President Garry Arseneault joined Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show…

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Chelan PUD Planning 13 New, Expanded Substations Due To Rising Energy Demand

Energy use in the Lake Chelan area has grown nearly five times higher than in other areas of the county since 2015, according to the Chelan County PUD. Customer Service Director Andy Wendell told KOHO that is accelerating planning to meet the area-wide electric needs for new homes, businesses and industry, including an invitation for…

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