About Your PUD

About Your PUD

Working For You Since 1936

The PUD is working on updating its Strategic Plan and we welcome your input.  Please use the link below to view the draft plan which will be on the agenda for discussion at our 2nd Board Meeting in April which is scheduled for April 27, 2021.  Thank you.

DRAFT 2021-2025 Strategic Plan - Public Utility District No. 1 of Pend Oreille County


Mission Statement:

“Quality Service at Low Cost”


To be valued as a trusted and respected Public Utility District providing the services our rural communities need at a competitive value in order to improve the quality of life for generations to come.


Core Values v2


Must share a personal and professional commitment to protecting the safety and health of our customers, our employees and our contractors in order to ensure a reliable workforce and an educated community. 

Must believe in respecting our employees and customers, listening to their requests and understanding their needs. Strive to exceed their expectations with regard to reliable service and affordable cost.

Must help and improve the communities where we live and work. Promote the development of sustainable structures through collaborative working and volunteering.

Must be guided by what is ethical and right and fulfill all commitments as a responsible steward of public assets and trust. Must foster open and honest communications, listen, and understand other perspectives.

Must value diversity and draw strength from the wealth of viewpoints that reside within the District. Must work together; demonstrate collaboration through mutual reliability, openness, empowerment, growth and flexibility. Unite the District and its departments.

Must timely make hard choices and necessary changes based on the best interests of the District without partiality.