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Chelan PUD Strategic Planning with General Manager Steve Wright

Chelan County PUD General Manager Steve Wright says the utility has more than 70 initiatives to tackle this year and they want your input.

Wright joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studios to look ahead at capital projects, new electricity contracts and changes in the energy market. He said they’ll be developing a new strategic plan for 2020-2024, plus moving forward with a combined Service/Operations Center in Olds Station, and looking for public comment on those and other issues.…

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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.…

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Sage Hills Reopening Delayed to Protect Mule Deer, Trails

The popular hiking and biking trails in Sage Hills and Horse Lake Reserve in the Wenatchee Foothills won’t be opening April 1 like usual – April 5 is the now the tentative reopen date.

The Chelan-Douglas Land Trust and Chelan PUD decided to delay the reopening to help wildlife and trail conditions.…

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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 to talk about how Chelan County residents can weigh in on these plans and others.…

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