Continental Divide Electric Cooperative uses community outreach to energize its annual meetings

If you’re having a hard time engaging member-owners to attend annual meetings or participate in the voting process, take a look at what Continental Divide Electric Cooperative (CDEC) has done to encourage mutual benefits for their cooperative, members and community.

CDEC has partnered with Cibola General Hospital to host a health & safety fair to coincide with their annual meeting for the past six years. The success of this led to a partnership with the Grants/Cibola County Chamber of Commerce, also holding a “Shop Local” showcase at the event for the past four years.

Rio Rancho’s award-winning transmission maintenance team logs 97k hours without injuries

Tri-State’s Transmission Maintenance South Team based out of the Rio Rancho office recently celebrated 97,348 employee hours without a lost-time case – spanning an entire year from late March 2015-2016. To honor this achievement, the National Safety Council presented the team with a Perfect Record Award.