As the Chelan PUD’s moves forward with their new Services and Operations Center, plans for redevelopment of their current campus continue as well. Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
The Chelan PUD is seeking feedback on public spaces at what will be their new Service and Operation Center in Olds Station. Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
The Horan Natural Area has been a gathering spot for Native Peoples, home to the area first trading post and a pear orchard. Now land managers want to know how best to move forward with the area while maintaining the areas unique characteristics. Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
The City of Cashmere has been updating their streetlights. But the project has wound up being more complicated than anticipated. …Read More
The Chelan County PUD officially opposes removal of lower Snake River Dams.
On Monday the PUD Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution proposed by Commissioner Randy Smith that says the PUD supports preserving hydropower generation at the four dams and joins other public utilities in opposing their removal.
Smith told KOHO he’s not sure removing the dams would ultimately help migrating salmon as dam managers have installed fish ladders and other bypasses.…Read More
The Chelan County PUD is nearing the finish line for a new strategic plan for 2020-2024.
General Manager Steve Wright joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about the four top priorities residents identified and how they responded to rate increases on electricity, water and fiber likely starting next year.…Read More
Not to be confused with northern pikeminnow, northern pike have the potential to wreak havoc on local waterways, including eating endangered salmon and steelhead.
Chelan PUD Fisheries Scientist Bill Towey about joint efforts with tribes, agencies and other PUDs to keep Northern pike from moving down from Lake Roosevelt into the middle stretch of the Columbia River.…Read More
A five-year strategic plan, a new service center, rehabbing downtown facilities, dam repairs – big plans are ahead for Chelan County’s power provider. Marcus Bellissimo has this update.…Read More
Several years ago, the Chelan PUD conducted a survey to help shape a strategic plan. And it’s time once again to take another survey. …Read More
North Wenatchee is changing. Property that for years was privately owned and of cultural significance, may soon be accessible to the public. Marcus Bellissimo has the latest with the now-demolished Horan House and the site it long sat on.…Read More