The Oregon Municipal Electric Utilities Association (OMEU) has one annual meeting and generally meets quarterly as the business of the Board requires.

  • Members of the public are welcome to attend OMEU meetings unless indicated otherwise.
  • Persons planning to attend OMEU meetings, persons with disabilities who wish to request assistance, and persons wishing to request interpretation, please contact OMEU staff.

Next Board Meeting

December 7, 2022
Virtual Zoom Meeting

Join Zoom Call
Meeting ID: 825 8961 5729
Passcode: 395545

Members of the public who wish to attend or want more information about the OMEU Board meeting, and persons with disabilities who wish to request assistance, please contact Jennifer Joly at (971) 600-6976.

Meeting Agenda

  • 10 to 10:05 a.m. – Call to order, introductions
  • 10:05 to 10:10 a.m. – Approval of minutes from October 20th through 21st Annual Meeting
  • 10:10 to 10:30 a.m. – Update on 2023 Legislative Session
    • New Legislators in OMEU Service Territories
    • Legislative Concept (LC) on 100% Clean Energy for High Energy Use Facilities
    • Recommendations of the Joint Task Force on Resilient Efficient Buildings
    • State Energy Plan
    • Regional Transmission Organization (RTO) Requirement by 2030
  • 10:30 to 10:40 a.m. – Budget Update. Approval of 2023 Budget and Dues
  • 10:40 to 10:50 a.m. – Nomination of 2023 OMEU Executive Officers and Legislative Committee
  • 10:50 to 11 a.m. – Administrative Items: 2023 Annual Meeting Venue; APPA Legislative Rally Participation; Cybersecurity Workshop Request; Highlights from Engineering and Operations Committee Discussion with PUC Safety Staff
  • 11 a.m. to 11:20 a.m. – OMEU Board Roundtable Updates
  • 11:20 to 11:25 a.m. – Public input on non-agenda items
  • 11:25 to 11:30 a.m. – Discussion of Future Agenda Items and Adjournment

Additional Upcoming Board Meetings

  • February 2, 2023 (12:15 p.m. to 3 p.m.) – Location: TBD
    Immediately following adjournment of Public Power Council Executive Committee
  • April 20, 2023 (10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.) – Location: TBD
  • August 3, 2023 (12:15 p.m. to 3 p.m.) – Location: TBD
    Immediately following adjournment of Public Power Council Executive Committee
  • October 19 to 20, 2023 – Location: TBD
  • December 7, 2023 – (10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.)— Location: League of Oregon Cities, Sa

Additional meetings by conference call will be scheduled, as needed.

Next Engineering & Operations Committee Meeting

  • December 6, 2022, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
    • Location: Local Government Center, 1201 Court Street NE, Salem
    • Virtual Zoom: Join Zoom Call, Meeting ID: 832 6430 1264, Passcode: 593072

Meeting Agenda

  • 10 to 10:10 a.m. — Introductions — Speakers: All
  • 10:10 to 10:15 a.m. — Review & approval of minutes from September 13th Committee meeting — Speakers: All
  • 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. — Update from the Oregon Public Utilities Commission (OPUC) Safety, Reliability & Security Division — Speakers: Heide Caswell, Administrator; Leon Grumbo, Electric Program Manager
  • 11:15 to 11:30 a.m. — Oregon Joint Use Association (OJUA) Update — Speakers: Jaime Breckenridge, Utility Joint Use Specialist, EWEB
  • 11:30 to 11:45 a.m. — 2023 Legislative Preview — Speakers: Jennifer Joly, Director, OMEU
  • 11:45 to 12:15 p.m. — Lunch — All
  • 12:15 to 1:20 p.m. — Utility Roundtable Discussion (shared concerns, local issues & updates) — Speakers: All
  • 1:20 to 1:30 p.m. — Proposed 2023 Committee Meeting Schedule, Selection of Host Utility for March 14, 2023 Meeting — Speakers: All

Additional Upcoming Engineering & Operations Committee Meetings

  • March 14, 2023 – Location: TBD
  • June 6, 2023 – Location: TBD
  • September 12, 2023 – Location: TBD
  • December 5, 2023 – Location: TBD

Members of the public who wish to attend or want more information about the OMEU Board meeting, and persons with disabilities who wish to request assistance, please contact Jennifer Joly at (971) 600-6976 three business days prior to the meeting.