Planned Outage for Maggie Lake PUD 3

Repairs to a power pole at the entrance to Maggie Lake mean that a four-hour planned power outage is necessary Wednesday morning, October 30, 2013 beginning at 10 AM. 184 customers around the lake on the Tahuya Peninsula will be affected by this outage. Electricity should be restored by 2:00 PM. PUD 3 recommends that during planned outages such as this that customers unplug sensitive appliances and electronic equipment until power has been restored for approximately 20 minutes. In addition, especially with electronics, it is important to consider using surge protection.

For questions or concerns regarding this project, customers may contact Nick Earsley, maintenance engineering supervisor, at (360) 275-2833, extension 2250.

Customers may report outages any time by calling 360-432-1533 from Shelton; 360-275-2833 from Belfair; and 360-861-4247, Elma.

Customers may also receive text updates via Twitter by signing up to follow PUD 3’s feed at or by visiting the PUD’s Facebook page at

Customers may monitor the status of outages using PUD 3’s social media services, but the best way to report outages is via the outage hotline at 360-432-1533.

October 30, 2013/PUD 3 Public Notice