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2017 South Dakota PUC News

April 10, 2017April declared Safe Digging Month

With spring in full swing, many South Dakotans are beginning to plan for outdoor and home improvement projects. If your spring projects include any digging, the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission and South Dakota One Call Board remind you to always call before you dig.... (read more)

January 19, 2017
PUC's Chris Nelson appointed to national board of directors

South Dakota Public Utilities Commissioner Chris Nelson has been selected to serve on the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners’ Board of Directors, a group tasked with overseeing NARUC’s efforts to improve the quality and effectiveness of public utility regulation. This is Nelson’s second appointment to the association’s supervisory board..... (read more)

January 6, 2017Kristie Fiegen elected new South Dakota PUC chairperson

South Dakota Public Utilities Commissioner Kristie Fiegen was elected to serve as PUC’s chairperson and Commissioner Gary Hanson was elected as vice chairman. The leadership election took place at the commission’s regular meeting on Jan. 3, 2017, in Pierre.... (read more)

January 3, 2017 - Nelson sworn in to second term as South Dakota Public Utilities Commissioner

Recently re-elected South Dakota Public Utilities Commissioner Chris Nelson took the oath of office today to officially begin his new term. The oath was administered by South Dakota Supreme Court Chief Justice David Gilbertson on Jan. 3, 2017, at the State Capitol in Pierre, South Dakota.... (read more)




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