PUD Announces 13th Straight Year of Clean Audits

Public Utility District No. 1 of Whatcom County is pleased to announce that another clean Accountability and Financial Statement Audit has been issued by the Washington State Auditor’s Office. Read more

Notice of Public Hearing for Proposed 2020 Budget

Notice is hereby given that the Board of Commissioners of Public Utility District No. 1 of Whatcom County (District) will hold a public hearing at the District’s Regular Commission Meeting on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 8:00 AM.

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Celebrate Public Power Week – October 6 – 12

Governor Jay Inslee has proclaimed the week of October 6 – 12, 2019 as Public Power Week.   Public power utilities in Washington provide homes, businesses, industries, farms, social service organizations and government agencies with efficient and cost-effective electricity while employing sound business practices, local accountability and transparency for the public benefit. Read more

It’s National Drinking Water Week

It’s national Drinking Water Week, May 6-12, and here in Washington, Governor Jay Inslee has recognized the event with a proclamation celebrating the “thousands of dedicated water system operators, scientists, engineers, local elected officials, and others who work to ensure Washington’s tap water is safe.” Read more

Ecology Awards Streamflow Restoration Grant to PUD

Washington State Department of Ecology recently announced the initial selection of streamflow restoration projects under the 15-year grant program that the Legislature established with the passage of RCW 90.94 in January, 2018.  Whatcom PUD’s proposal is one of fifteen projects that was awarded funding. Read more

PUD Commission Selects Officers and Agency Representatives for 2019

At it’s regular meeting of January 8, the PUD Commission selected officer positions and also determined PUD representation for local and regional boards.

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