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OPPD line crews through the years

Just as the faces of OPPD line crews have changed, so have their equipment and vehicles. These photos show line crews from the 1920s and 50s. Present-day line crews, pictured below, are on the front lines of customer service for OPPD and are often the “face” of the district in the community. Their jobs are

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OPPD employees are building tomorrow’s workforce today by sharing their knowledge of STEM careers with high school students.

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Hanson lifting big load in transmission projects

Shane Hanson, a seven-year employee at OPPD, was recently honored as the utility’s 2018 Engineer of the Year.

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OPPD troubleshooters find, fix variety of issues

The group of 21 line technicians work in all kinds of weather, at all hours, to keep customers from being left in the dark.

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Tom Richards an advocate for OPPD customers

The manager of Governmental & Community Relations relies on strong relationships with lawmakers to do what's best for customers.

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Centarri sets the pace for wellness at OPPD

Wellness specialist Stacey Centarri works to keep OPPD employees healthy – and lives the practices she promotes to others.

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