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Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

PEC starts responsible bonus plan

James E. Williams, vice president of Pedernales Electric Cooperative's board of directors, said the cooperative has instituted a responsible system for awarding executive bonuses.

Friday, January 30th, 2009

PEC implements more election changes

Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC) directors met Friday to finalize revisions to key elections bylaws. As a result, members will be limited to one vote each, district boundaries will be redrawn and director candidates will be required to...

Thursday, January 29th, 2009

‘New PEC policy promotes open communication’

On Jan. 26, the Pedernales Electric Cooperative Board of Directors passed a board communications policy. The board followed a democratic process to review, debate, revise, and ultimately pass a final policy. I have written and disseminated this...

Monday, June 2nd, 2008

Pedernales candidate roundup

IN THE PEC CHANNEL: A quick-reference guide to District 7 candidates, including 2-minute videos from each contender.

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

From Dick Schneider:
‘A fine company, an unfortunate lack of trust with the membership’

IN THE PEC CHANNEL: As part of our series on Pedernales Electric Cooperative board candidates in the Community Blogs section, The Mercury hears from Buda Chamber of Commerce president and chief executive officer DICK SCHNEIDER

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

From Lila Knight:
‘A keen eye for how boards should operate’

IN THE PEC CHANNEL: As part of our series on Pedernales Electric Cooperative board candidates in the Community Blogs section, The Mercury hears from Kyle architectural historian LILA KNIGHT.

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

From Ron Barrera: ‘Every penny will be accounted for’

IN THE PEC CHANNEL: As part of our series on Pedernales Electric Cooperative board candidates in the Community Blogs section, The Mercury hears from state comptroller employee RON BARRERA.

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

From Pedernales Electric Cooperative: Vote for board director candidates by phone, internet or at meeting

IN THE PEC CHANNEL: June 13 is the deadline for cooperative members to cast ballots for board of directors by mail or or online. The annual membership meeting at PEC's Johnson City headquarters is June 23.

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

Crowded ballot in PEC board election

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