25. Abandoned Line Removal

25.1  When Electric Service is discontinued and a request for reconnection is not made within the following twelve (12) months, Customer shall be deemed to have abandoned and forfeited any priority, rights to be served by or interest in any electric facilities or equipment paid for by Customer under the Line Extension rules.

25.2  The Customer may continue to pay the monthly Customer Charge in order to retain its right to be served by and priority in the PUD facilities as if the Electric Service was reconnected.