GVEA Directors Elected
Tonight (June 11, 2015), Golden Valley Electric Association’s Election Committee certified election results for two seats on GVEA’s board of directors. Gary Newman was newly elected to District 4. In District 7, incumbent director
District 4 - Ballots mailed: 6,063
- Valid ballots returned: 1,036 votes – 17%
- Frank Eagle, incumbent: 461 votes – 45%
- Gary Newman: 571 votes – 55%
Eagle served on GVEA’s board for the past three years. Newman, will be seated at the June 22 board meeting.
District 7 - Ballots mailed: 1,114
- Valid ballots returned: 224 votes – 20%
- Bill Nordmark, incumbent: 137 votes – 61%
- Keith Walters: 87 votes – 39%
Nordmark, who ran against Keith Walters, was appointed to the board in 1995. He currently serves as chairman of the board.
More information on the voting districts and the candidates can be found at www.gvea.com.
Golden Valley Electric Association is a member-owned cooperative, owning and operating five power plants that provide power to nearly 100,000 Interior residents
Healy Unit 2 Fired On Oil
Good News: GVEA has reached a significant milestone when the Healy Power Plant Unit 2 was fired on oil at 5:21pm on Thursday, May 28, 2015.
To read more on this topic, here's the link to the news release on this event: http://blog.gvea.com/wordpress/?p=2316