Mason County PUD No 1 became the first operating Public Utility District in the State of Washington when voters approved a proposition on November 6, 1934. Mason County PUD No. 1 is publicly owned and serves approximately 5249 electric customers. The PUD currently owns 36 water systems serving approximately 1932 connections.
The PUD currently employs twenty-two full time employees. Mason County PUD No 1 is an equal opportunity provider and employer. The PUD is located three (3) miles south of Hoodsport and eleven (11) miles north of Shelton at N. 21971 Hwy 101 – at Potlatch.