The OPUC Investigation of the Natural Gas Explosion in NW Portland is complete. The OUNC Board will study the findings and if any corrections or additions to the Oregon Administrative Rules (OAR) are found that could have prevented this incident, the OAR’s will be revised.
Download Gas Incident Documents:
2016-10-19 NWN Incident Report – NW 23rd and Glisan RPT
2016-10-19 NWN Incident Report – NW 23rd and Glisan Appendix A
Oregon Utility Notification Center was present at Cape Blanco and Willamette CMF this year. The new 811 Trailer provided festive give aways for the attendees at the music festivals. Thanks again to all the volunteers who worked hard and provided the message to call 811 before you dig!
The third annual Locator Safety Awareness Week is June 19 – June 25, 2016. The purpose of this effort is to keep our nation’s locators safe on the job.
You can help promote awareness of the hazards related to utility locating by doing the following:
Sponsored by: Metropolitan, Mid-Willamette Valley, North Coast and Yamhill County Utility Coordinating Councils
When: June 25, 2016 8:00 am – 2:00 pm (Registration from 8:00 – 10:00 am)
Where: Henry Hagg Lake – Boat Ramp C
50250 SW Scoggins Valley Road, Gaston, OR 97119
Who: Open to the public – All attendees welcome!
Cost: This event is FREE however you must RSVP and have a valid fishing license. There is a $6 State parking fee that you will be responsible for upon entrance to the park.
Bring your own fishing pole and bait. Boats are allowed on the lake. Please RSVP your registration form to Stephanie Baxter at email@example.com or fax 503-220-2586. If you have questions please call Stephanie at 503-721-2470.
If you do not RSVP by June 17, 2016, we cannot guarantee lunch.
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Portland Timbers soccer tickets, gift certificates for 2 nights of camping at PGE’s Pelton Park on Lake Simtustus, 2 nights in a cabin at Promotory Park and many other prizes will be awarded.