97A Cable Replacement

What & Why

The PUD will replace an underground cable in a neighborhood off of Highway 97A outside of Wenatchee. This work is necessary to replace aging infrastructure and maintain reliable electrical service in the area.

What to Expect

  • Work will likely begin the week of April 27 and continue for approximately 2 weeks.
  • Working hours are generally Monday – Thursday, 8 am – 5 pm.
  • A contractor crew will use a drill to install electrical conduit underground in your neighborhood (see map).
  • You will see contractor crews in the work area and hear typical construction noise.
  • The contractor will restore landscaping that is disturbed on private property as a result of the project.
  • Outages may be needed and we will try to contact you prior to any outage.
  • Please visit www.chelanpud.org/updateyourinfo to update your contact information.
Map of cable replacement work area in neighborhood off of Hwy 97A outside of Wenatchee


If you have questions or comments about this work, please reach out to Darren Wurl at darren.wurl@chelanpud.org or call (509) 264-1033 (please leave a voicemail).