Grant PUD Holding Public Rate Meeting

Grant PUD will be holding a public meeting on January 23rd to discuss the proposed rate increase and how to implement the two percent bump across the county. PUD Spokesman Ryan Holterhoff says the commissioners will hear from the stuff and the public. The meetings will take place at the…


Archaeology Days 2017 in Mattawa

In recognition of Archaeology Month, Grant PUD and the Wanapum invite members of the public and media to Archaeology Days 2017. Archeology Days will begin with Youth Day on Wednesday, Oct. 25 followed by Adult Day on Thursday, Oct. 26. Events and activities on both days will be held at…


Keep Cool and Save Money this Summer with Tips from Grant PUD

From a press release – With the heat of the summer settling into the region, making smart energy-use choices can help save energy and keep bills low. The following tips from Grant PUD will assist in saving energy and money this summer: ·         Temperature: If you have air conditioning, set your…


Grant PUD Opening New Boat Launch

Local residents and visitors will have a number of outdoor opportunities along the Columbia River this summer recreation season. Grant PUD operates 19 recreation sites on or near the Columbia River. Recreation sites with boat launches include the Priest Rapids Recreation Area, Buckshot, Huntzinger, Wanapum Dam Lower, Wanapum Dam Upper,…


Grant PUD Raising Rates Two Percent

Grant PUD customers will be seeing a bump in their electricity rates this year. At their Monday night meeting, Grant PUD Commissioners announced a two percent hike in rates for local customers. They estimate that the average residential household will see an increase of about $1.41 per month on their…


Ice Storm has Little Impact

The collective exhale you hear is from PUDs in Chelan, Douglas and Grant Counties who were prepared for some major implications of Tuesday night’s ice storm. Chuck Allen with Grant County PUD says they caught a break because of how the ice fell. “The ice was falling more like grain,…