Save the date!
Sangre's 75th Annual Meeting is set for Tuesday, June 16, 2015, at the Chaffee County Fairgrounds, located at 10165 County Road 120 in Salida.
Registration will open at 5:30 pm, dinner will be at 6:30 pm, and the business meeting will start around at 7:00 pm.
Join us for food, fellowship, fun, and door prizes!
The deadline for submitting a petition to run for Sangre de Cristo's Board is 5 pm on Friday, May 1, 2015.
Director terms in Rural Chaffee/Lake County and for director-at-large expire this year.
Go to the Members Only site and click on "Election Procedures" for more information.
View the 2015 Legislative Directory! Click here.
CONTRACTORS WORKING IN SANGRE DE CRISTO ELECTRIC'S SERVICE TERRITORY
In our efforts to provide safe and reliable electric service to our consumers, Sangre de Cristo Electric has contracted with Power Pole Inspectors (PPI) to test and inspect power poles in Westcliffe, Hillside, and Texas Creek. The work will begin in mid-April and should be completed by June.
PPI will have access to all of Sangre de Cristo Electric’s power poles and will be driving pickup trucks and ATVs that are clearly marked with Sangre de Cristo Electric’s logo.
PPI will be working in Custer County on Hermit Road, working north to the county line. And in Fremont County from the county line, north to U.S. Highway 50 and north to Gulch Road.
If you have any questions please contact Engineering at (719) 395-2412.
SANGRE DE CRISTO ANNOUNCES 2015 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS
Dependents of Sangre de Cristo members recently competed for scholarships provided by the rural electric cooperative and in conjunction with power suppliers Tri-State Generation & Transmission Association and Basin Electric Power Cooperative. Fifty-four applications were considered for one four-year scholarship at $1,500 per year and eleven $1,500 scholarships. In addition, one $1,000 scholarship sponsored by Basin Electric and two $1,000 scholarships sponsored jointly by Tri-State and Sangre were awarded.
SANGRE DE CRISTO ELECTRIC SENDS THREE YOUTHS ON THE
2015 YOUTH TOUR TO WASHINGTON, D.C.
Three youths will represent Sangre de Cristo Electric at the 2015 Youth Tour held June 11 – 18, 2015 in Washington, D.C. Buena Vista High School student Cody Luebke and Custer County High School students Emily Crossley and Jenna Henrich will join students from around the state in Denver for a day to get acquainted and learn about rural electric systems in Colorado before flying off to our nation’s capital. read more
Our main office is located just north of the town of Buena Vista on the east side of Highway 24. In addition, we have a line crew and staking engineer stationed in our Westcliffe warehouse. Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The office is closed for most major holidays. Power outages and emergencies are handled by an after-hour dispatcher when the office is closed.
Sangre de Cristo Electric is proud to be a Health Links Certified Business Leader for 2014.