Rates, Fees and Policies
The PUD's elected Board of Commissioners sets our electric rates and customer policies. This board meets at the PUD office at 961 12th Avenue in Longview, at 2:00 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. These meetings are open to the public.
Special public hearings are held when rate changes are being considered. Rate hearing dates are publicized through the local media, our website and announced at the regularly scheduled board meetings.
Electric Rate Schedules - Effective September 1, 2015
|Schedule 1||Residential Service|
|Schedule 4||Small General Service|
|Schedule 5||General Service|
|Schedule 8||Large Commercial and Industrial Service - Primary|
|Schedule 9||Large Commercial and Industrial Service - Transmission|
|Schedule 10||Private Street and Area Lighting|
|Schedule 40||Public Street Lighting|
|Schedule 62||Direct Access Delivery Charge - Transmission Voltage Delivery|
|SDR DDR||Low-income Senior and Disabled Discount Rate Plans|
|Green Power||Volunter Green Power Program|
Your Rights and Responsibilities as a Customer
As a Cowlitz PUD customer, you are also one of the owners. Your rights and responsibilities as a customer are addressed in the policies attached below. Please always feel free to stop in or call us if you have any questions about your account or any PUD-related business.
Other Cowlitz PUD Policies
It is the policy of Cowlitz PUD to release records of the District in compliance with the Public Records Act set forth at Chapter 42.56 RCW, and any other applicable provisions of federal or state law. To request documents please fill out this form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Following is a list of District policies.
- Buisiness Operation Policies
- Engineering Policies
- Board of Commissioners Governance
- Environmental Sustainability
- Records Management
- Rate Administration
- Social Media Policy
- Cyber Security Policy
- Public Records Act Policy
- Salary Compensation (Staff) Resolution No. 2696
- Electrical Facilities Sabotage
- Reliability Compliance Program
- Wholesale Energy Risk Management