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PUD Announces Monthly Billing Transition For All Customers

Lewis County PUD is excited to announce that all customers will transition to a monthly billing cycle before January 1, 2021. The transition to monthly billing provides many benefits, including: Lower Bill Amounts. More frequent billing lowers the amount owing at any one time. More Efficient Household Budgeting. Lewis County PUD bills will now align with other […]

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Lewis PUD receives $1.2 million grant from Centralia Coal Transition Grants Board

Centralia Coal Transition Grants Weatherization Board partners with the Lewis County Public Utility District for a multi-year funded approach to energy efficiency and cost savings to customers. The Centralia Coal Transition Grants Weatherization Board (“Weatherization Board”) has announced a grant award to the Lewis County Public Utility District (“PUD”). The weatherization grant award totals $1.2 […]

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Lewis County PUD Acts Swiftly to Issue $1.2M In Bill Relief

In response to growing health and economic concerns due to COVID-19, the PUD Board of Commissioners comprised of Ben Kostick, Tim Cournyer, and Ed Rothlin directed staff to reduce customer bills by up to $1.2 million. Kostick stated “Our PUD is a community driven organization.  We’ve been tightening our belt and making strategic investments that […]

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PUD Takes Preventative Measures Amid COVID-19 Concerns, Closes Offices to Public

Our PUD is proactively limiting exposure to customers and employees by temporarily closing walk-in customer service areas and auditoriums.  The PUD provides an essential public service and keeping each other healthy is essential to continually providing reliable service. Customer Service is available at (800) 562-5612 to answer questions, accept phone payments, and assist with online […]

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Tuesday, February 11th : Ashford Planned Outage

Attention Ashford Customers 6pm : NEW ASHFORD POWER OUTAGE INFO: WSDOT has requested another power outage that will affect 150 Ashford area customers on WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12th from approximately 9am to 3pm. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Tuesday, February 11, 2020 12pm WSDOT has requested a power outage, to work on the landslide on Hwy 706, near Ashford. We […]

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Ed Rothlin Appointed Commissioner

Lewis County PUD announces the appointment of Ed Rothlin as Commissioner representing District No. 2.   Mr. Rothlin is a long-time resident of Lewis County and has strong ties to our community.  His leadership as Superintendent of the Chehalis School District, experience working with community members, and knowledge of how the legislative process effects our customers […]

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Hands-On Training for Local Linemen

Ten public power utilities in southwest Washington came together to purchase a transbanker unit for the training of apprentice linemen in our region. This piece of equipment is now up and running in the training facility at Grays Harbor PUD. This transbanker allows for real-life scenarios to be demonstrated and resolved in a safe, controlled […]

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Winner of Contact Information Update Promotion

Lewis County PUD held a drawing on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 4:15 p.m. in the lobby of the Chehalis Office for the chance to win an iPad Mini for customers who updated their contact information between August 14, 2018 and September 30, 2018. The winning name drawn was Carolyn Hennessey. Congratulations Carolyn!