What is a PUD?

What is a PUD?

Rural folks formed Public Utility Districts (PUDs) to get what they wanted: electrical service. But PUDs are much more than electricity. They also provide water, sewer and wholesale telecommunications services. All at cost, without profit.

 

What is a Public Utility District (PUD)?

What is a Public Utility District (PUD)?

In Washington State, 23 PUDs are the source of electricity for almost 700,000 customers.

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History of Mason PUD 3

History of Mason PUD 3

In 1929, the Washington State Grange sent the very first initiative to the Legislature, to allow rural communities to form their own publicly owned utilities. This is our story.

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Commissioners

Commissioners

PUD 3 has a board of elected commissioners to be the policy-makers for the utility.

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