• AMI was included in the District’s 10-Year Strategic Plan (PDF), which was approved in July 2020, with an estimated cost of $9.7 million.
  • In September 2021, the PUD released a Request for Proposals (21-05-RFP) to procure a vendor or contractor specializing in the supply and installation of AMI Meters throughout the District’s service area.
  • At a regular PUD Commissioners meeting in March 2022, the commissioners unanimously voted to award Elster Solutions, LLC, a Honeywell company, the bid for approximately $5 million.
  • Lewis County PUD is upgrading 100% of the meters in the District to Honeywell AMI advanced meters (a.k.a. smart meters or digital meters).
    The refresh includes software and hardware upgrades and all the meters will be connected to the PUD’s Customer Service, Billing, and Outages services.