UEC News


Watch for Mail Ballots in Districts 5, 6 and 7

March 30, 2020

Members in Districts 5, 6 and 7 will receive their Board of Directors election materials in the mail this week. District 5 includes the Wheatland, Butter Creek and Pilot Rock service area. District 5 is currently represented by Glenn Rohde. District 6 includes service area east and southeast of Pendleton, the Umatilla River/Weston Mountain area […]

Lobby Closed, UEC Open for Business

March 23, 2020

We’re open for business. Although our lobby hours in Hermiston and Boardman are currently suspended until further notice, we are staffed and working for you. Monday – Thursday 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Call us at (541) 567-6414 Visit our drive-thru’s during business hours to speak to a customer service representative 24 Hours a day […]

UEC Remains Open, Monitoring Safety Precautions

March 12, 2020

Umatilla Electric’s primary concern will always be the health and wellness of our members and employees. While doing business as usual, we are monitoring the status of public health concerns regarding COVID-19 and taking our lead from local, state and federal health authorities. Should it become necessary to take additional action, we will notify members […]

Crews Responding to Flood Damage

February 11, 2020

Crews continue to assess damage and restore power where possible after the floods. As water recedes, soils remain saturated and inaccessible. Beyond the flooding, landslides and road washouts have made parts of our territory inaccessible. After working through the weekend and Monday, the outage numbers are as follows: Bingham Road/Umatilla River – 35 Walla Walla […]

UEC Offices Closed on Monday Jan. 21

January 13, 2020

The Hermiston and Boardman offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. A reminder: UEC’s online payment methods, as well as our on-site kiosks, will still be available for payment. Our SmartHub portal at umatillaelectric.com allows you to manage your account from a computer, smartphone or tablet. You may pay by phone at […]

Complete 2020 Rate Schedules Published

January 06, 2020

Over the last year, Umatilla Electric has worked toward the goal of creating a rate structure we feel is easier for our members to understand. That schedule list is available here, or under: About UEC / Rates. Our simplified new rates began on Jan. 1, 2020. The changes will be reflected in your February bills. […]

Upcoming Holiday Office Schedule

December 02, 2019

The Hermiston and Boardman offices will be closed on the following days in observance of upcoming holidays. Christmas Eve – Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019 – closing at 12 p.m. noon Christmas Day –  Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019 New Years’ Day – Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020 A reminder: UEC’s online payment methods, as well as our […]