Approx. 1,300 Lewis County PUD customers will be affected by an outage requested by Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) to conduct work in and/or around our Fords Prairie substation. Letters to our customers were sent on April 9th with the following message:
In our efforts to accommodate Bonneville Power Administration’s (BPA) fortification of its infrastructure, Lewis County PUD #1 would like to inform you that your electrical service will be interrupted on Sunday, May 5th. To minimize the impact of this outage, the interruption will occur during the hours of 12:01 a.m. (midnight) to 8:00 a.m.
While we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause; your patience and understanding are very much appreciated. Once completed, BPA’s work will benefit from improved reliability to Lewis PUD’s customers. Should you have any questions or concerns, please call 360.748.9261 ext. 427 to talk with Jeff Shupe, our Engineering Manager.