Monthly Archives: February 2012

Grant PUD plans to construct White River fish facility

EPHRATA, Wash. – Grant PUD Commissioners are moving forward with a plan to bypass state and local permitting requirements and build a spring Chinook acclimation facility on the White River in Chelan County. The proposed action comes one week after … Continue reading

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Grant PUD seeks binding arbitration for Crescent Bar Island

EPHRATA, Wash. – Grant PUD is shifting the battle over Crescent Bar Island from Federal court to an arbitration board.  On Feb. 17, the utility’s legal counsel proposed settlement with Crescent Bar, Inc., which included requiring Crescent Bar drop any … Continue reading

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Permits denied for construction of White River Acclimation Facility

EPHRATA, Wash. – Chelan County Hearing Examiner Andrew Kottkamp today denied all the necessary permits for Grant PUD to construct a spring Chinook acclimation facility on the White River in Chelan County. The White River acclimation facility would allow spring … Continue reading

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Grant PUD will seek fair market value for Crescent Bar Island

Citing on-going litigation and circumstances outside of Grant PUD’s control, commissioners today began preparations for the utility in the event that the PUD does not begin managing Crescent Bar Island when the utility’s lease with the Port of Quincy expires … Continue reading

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Kicking Cancer

   Grant PUD employees raise $16,662 for the American Cancer Society Grant County PUD employees take fighting cancer seriously. A group of dedicated employees, called the Voltswalkers, routinely find creative ways to raise money to battle the disease. In 2011 they … Continue reading

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Why Care About Conservation? We’ll Give You Four Good Reasons…

With some of the lowest energy costs in the country, why should Grant PUD customers care about conservation? Quite simply, conservation leaves more room in your wallet. To help customers save money and conserve energy into the future, Grant PUD … Continue reading

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