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    CRPUD Floating Homes Annexation Vote to Be Held in May

    February 23, 2017

    February 23, 2017 - Columbia River People's Utility District customers who reside in floating homes that sit outside the PUD's political boundary in Multnomah Channel will vote on annexing into the district in May. The Multnomah County Board of Commissioners unanimously passed a resolution on February 23, 2017, calling for annexation measures to be placed on the ballots in Columbia and Multnomah Counties for the May 16, 2017, election.

    CRPUD Floating Homes Annexation Vote to Be Held in May - Read More…

    Snowstorm Knocks Out Power on Super Bowl Sunday

    February 9, 2017

    St. Helens, OR - A snowstorm on Super Bowl Sunday caused scattered power outages in Columbia County.

    Snowstorm Knocks Out Power on Super Bowl Sunday - Read More…

    February 5-6, 2017 Outage Update

    February 5, 2017

    We have received reports of scattered outages in our service area as a result of the snowfall. Crews are working to make repairs.

    February 5-6, 2017 Outage Update - Read More…

    PUD Board Welcomes Two New Directors

    January 23, 2017

    St. Helens, OR – January 23, 2017 – Two new representatives were sworn into the Columbia River People Utility District’s Board of Directors this month. Debbie Reed will now serve as the Subdivision 1 Director and Rob Mathers is the Director for Subdivision 3.

    PUD Board Welcomes Two New Directors - Read More…

    PUD Crews Use 4-wheelers to Complete Outage Restoration

    PUD Crews Use 4-wheelers to Complete Outage Restoration

    January 18, 2017

    It took the use of two 4-wheelers to finalize outage restoration work from a January 10-11 snowstorm that affected nearly 2,000 PUD customers.

    PUD Crews Use 4-wheelers to Complete Outage Restoration - Read More…

    Public Notice - Special Meeting - Workshop

    January 13, 2017

    The Board of Directors will hold a special workshop to conduct interviews in preparation to appoint a Director to Subdivision 1.

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    PUD's 'Community Heroes' Program will Honor Volunteers Every Month

    January 10, 2017

    The PUD will honor a 'Community Hero' each month to someone who goes above and beyond to make our community a better place.

    PUD's 'Community Heroes' Program will Honor Volunteers Every Month - Read More…

    PUD Board Adopts $35.2 Million Operating and Capital Budget for 2017

    December 22, 2016

    December 22, 2016 - During its December 20 meeting, the Columbia River People's Utility District Board of Directors approved a $35.2 million Operating and Capital Budget for 2017.

    PUD Board Adopts $35.2 Million Operating and Capital Budget for 2017 - Read More…

    Public Notice - Board Vacancy

    December 21, 2016

    December 21, 2016 - The Board of Directors is inviting eligible candidates to submit letters of interest and/or resumes to fill the vacancy on CRPUD’s board.

    Public Notice - Board Vacancy - Read More…

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