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    CRPUD Office Hours Are Changing in 2018

    CRPUD Office Hours Are Changing in 2018

    September 28, 2017

    Deer Island, OR - September 28, 2017 - Columbia River PUD's office hours will change on January 2, 2018. The new hours will be from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday. The office will be closed on Fridays.

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    Donate Blood at Columbia River PUD October 6

    Donate Blood at Columbia River PUD October 6

    September 26, 2017

    Deer Island, OR - September 26, 2017 - Columbia River PUD and the American Red Cross are holding a blood drive on October 6 from 1-6 p.m. in the PUD Community Room.

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    Upgrading Technology Reduces Dyno Nobel's Electric Usage

    Upgrading Technology Reduces Dyno Nobel's Electric Usage

    September 15, 2017

    Deer Island, OR - September 15, 2017 - Dyno Nobel recently completed a project as part of its continuous effort to improve operations. The project will conserve 176,600 kilowatt hours annually.

    Upgrading Technology Reduces Dyno Nobel's Electric Usage - Read More…

    CRPUD Board Adopts New Rates

    CRPUD Board Adopts New Rates

    August 17, 2017

    August 17, 2017 - Following an increase in wholesale power costs, the CRPUD Board of Directors has adopted new rates to take effect October 1.

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    PUD Will Operate Cooling Center Wednesday-Friday Afternoons

    August 1, 2017

    August 1, 2017 - Columbia River PUD will open its Community Room as a cooling center from 1-6 p.m. Aug. 2-4.

    PUD Will Operate Cooling Center Wednesday-Friday Afternoons - Read More…

    Columbia River PUD Hosts Blood Drive on August 8, 2017

    July 18, 2017

    Columbia River PUD will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. The drive will be in the Community Room at the PUD's office in Deer Island.

    Columbia River PUD Hosts Blood Drive on August 8, 2017 - Read More…

    CRPUD Earns Highest-Ever Overall Performance Score in Customer Survey

    June 23, 2017

    June 23, 2017 - Customers overwhelmingly approve of Columbia River PUD's performance. In a recent customer satisfaction survey, the PUD earned an overall performance score of 9.23 on a scale of 1 to 10. 61% gave the PUD a perfect 10.

    CRPUD Earns Highest-Ever Overall Performance Score in Customer Survey - Read More…

    Columbia River PUD Announces the 2017 My Fair Lady Court

    June 7, 2017

    St. Helens, OR - June 7, 2017 - Columbia River People's Utility District has announced the members of the 2017 My Fair Lady Court. This year's princesses are: Margaret Brady, representing Rainier; Penny Dean, representing Vernonia; Ruth Donaldson, representing Clatskanie; Claudia Eagle, representing St. Helens; and Alta Lynch, representing Scappoose.

    Columbia River PUD Announces the 2017 My Fair Lady Court - Read More…

    CRPUD Finalizes Agreement to Settle Lawsuit

    May 24, 2017

    Deer Island, OR - May 24, 2017 - Columbia River People's Utility District has finalized an agreement with its former insurance carrier, Special Districts Insurance Service (SDIS), to settle with four former PUD managers who filed a lawsuit against the District in late 2015. The settlement ends the lawsuit. The PUD assumed no liability in the settlement, so there will be no financial impact on the utility.

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    CRPUD to Name New Substation After Sen. Betsy Johnson

    May 22, 2017

    The PUD will honor Sen. Betsy Johnson with "Betsy Johnson Substation," which will be built near the Scappoose Industrial Airpark

    CRPUD to Name New Substation After Sen. Betsy Johnson - Read More…

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