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Preliminary 2018 Budget

The Commissioners of Benton PUD will accept all customer comments concerning the Preliminary 2018 Budget until 9:00 a.m., November 28, 2017.  The Commission will consider adoption of the final 2018 Budget at its regularly scheduled commission meeting of December 12, 2017.
 
Comments will be accepted by:
 
E-mail to colet@bentonpud.org

Mail addressed to:            

Commission
P.O. Box 6270
Kennewick, WA   99336
Attn:  Terri Cole

If you have any questions, please contact Terri Cole, Supervisor of Executive Administration, at (509) 582-1222.

Plug Into Your Future - Customer Information Meetings

Benton PUD held a series of Plug Into Your Future Customer Meetings to solicit our customers' feedback on strategies that could be implemented to best meet the needs of our customers.

If you were unable to attend the meetings, the presentations are available to view.

The Changing Utility - New technologies and regulatory policy are causing the utility industry to experience unprecedented change.  A number of opportunities and challenges facing utilities both nationwide and in the Northwest were discussed, including the latest challenges to our hydroelectric system and the Snake River Dams.

Utility Industry 2.0:  Legacy, Uncertainty, Opportunity
Biological Opinion & the Snake River Dams

Benton PUD Broadband:  Connecting our community - Since 2000, Benton PUD has provided reliable, open-access wholesale broadband services to schools, medical facilities, government agencies and private businesses in our communities.  Future opportunities for this world-class high speed broadband network were discussed.

Benton PUD Broadband

Emerging Technologies:  The next era of electricity use - Electricity is the backbone of technology that powers utilities and its customers.  Solar power, electric vehicles, energy storage batteries and new "smart" technology have an impact on your utility.  What technologies would you like Benton PUD to focus on? 

Emerging Technologies


2018 - 2019 Strategic Planning

The Benton PUD Commission discussed a number of topics in preparation for development of the 2018 - 2019 Strategic Plan. 

Below are the presentation materials: