UPDATE: November 3rd Morning Power Outage

UPDATE:  Power was restored to all residential customers as of 9:58am. Many PUD customers experienced a power outage this morning as a result of a vehicle accident. The outage started at approximately 7:12am when a vehicle hit a power pole in the Kitchen-Dick/Old Olympic Highway area. 10,377 customers from East Port Angeles to the Carlsborg area were affected. Power was restored at approximately 8:11am to all but 63 customers.  Those 63 customers may have an extended outage lasting most of… Read More

PUD Lifts Water Restrictions for All Areas

PUD #1of Clallam County (PUD) has lifted all water restrictions for the Upper Fairview, Gales Addition, Mt. Angeles, Monroe, and Island View Water Districts. Will Purser, President of the PUD Commission, says, “We are very pleased that the weather has turned toward wetter conditions so we can effectively lift the water restrictions for our customers.  Our customers and staff should be commended for the efforts taken during this drought period.” Recent rainfall has helped to stabilize river levels and forecasts… Read More

Port Angeles Water Fluoridation Survey

Clallam PUD water customers in the Gales Addition, Mt. Angeles Water District, and Monroe Water District will be receiving an advisory survey from the City of Port Angeles regarding fluoridation of water.  The PUD purchases water from the City for these Districts and has worked with the City to ensure PUD customers are included in the survey and process. For additional information about the survey and public forums, please visit the City of Port Angeles' web site at:  http://wa-portangeles.civicplus.com/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=219 Read More

Message from the Washington State PUD Association about Public Power Week

We're halfway through Public Power Week! Click here to read a message from George Caan, Executive Director of the Washington PUD Association about the importance of public power in the communities we serve. In addition, visit our Facebook page at facebook.com/ClallamPUD and "Like" the page to follow along as we post information and photos all week! Read More

Island View/LUD #9 Water District asked to conserve.

ISLAND VIEW/LUD #9 WATER DISTRICT STAGE 2 WATER CONSERVATION ALERT 8/21/15 PUD #1 of Clallam County is asking water utility customers in the Island View/LUD #9 Water District to begin voluntary water conservation measures as a result of the area’s drought. Automated phone calls and postcards are being issued to those in the water conservation alert area. This is a Stage 2 Water Alert from the PUD’s Drought Response Plan. Olsen Creek, the surface water source for Island View/LUD #9 water customers,… Read More

Notice of Scheduled Outages for West End

There will be two scheduled outages in the West End for maintenance work that crews are trying to accomplish before the start of school. The first will be a four-hour outage from midnight to 4:00 am on Friday morning, August 21. This outage will affect customers in La Push, areas south of Forks, and between Lake Crescent and Forks. The second outage will be a seven-hour outage from 11:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 27 to 6:00 a.m. on Friday August… Read More

Scam Alert – Be Aware

Clallam PUD is warning customers of possible telephone scams where the caller poses as a PUD employee and attempts to collect money through various means. This has happened sporadically throughout the year to both residential and business customers not only at Clallam PUD, but nationwide. The most recent scam has a caller contacting business owners indicating that if the business owner does not pay the PUD immediately they would be disconnected. While the PUD does disconnect power for nonpayment, it… Read More

Stage 3 Water Alert for Additional PUD Systems – Follows City of PA’s Declaration

PUD #1of Clallam County (PUD) is implementing a Stage 3 Water Alert for water utility customers in Gales Addition, Monroe and Mt. Angeles Water Districts.  The PUD serves these areas with water acquired from the City of Port Angeles, which just declared a Stage 3 Water Shortage. This alert affects all PUD water customers in the Port Angeles area West of Morse Creek, including 4 Seasons Ranch and Cedar Park Tracts.  Panoramic Heights customers are not affected by this water… Read More

Water Relief For Upper Fairview – Restrictions Reduced to Stage 3

The PUD has successfully taken proactive measures to address the water shortage issues of the upper Fairview Water District.  Because of these measures, PUD Commissioners unanimously voted  in favor of moving customers in this District from the Stage 4 Water Shortage Alert to a Stage 3 Water Shortage Alert.   Will Purser, President of the PUD Commission, says, “This has been a challenging summer for water supply in the state of Washington and our customers in the Upper Fairview area… Read More

BPA Announces New Wholesale Electric Rates

The Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) today announced new wholesale electric rates. In their news release, the BPA said, "The Bonneville Power Administration today adopted a 7.1 percent average wholesale power rate increase and a 4.4 percent average transmission rate increase for fiscal years 2016 and 2017. The rate increases support investments in the federal hydropower system and expansion of BPA’s high-voltage transmission system to meet regional needs. The new rates will take effect Oct. 1." Read the entire BPA release… Read More