Orcas Power & Light Cooperative (OPALCO) member-owners are encouraged to read the Annual Reports and to participate in the Annual Meeting. The Annual Meeting is held each year at the end of April or early May aboard a Washington state ferry, traveling between islands. For election information, check out our Resource Library.

2019 candidates

2019 Candidates (Left to Right): District 3 (2 positions) Peter Garlock, Brian Silverstein and District 4 (1 position) Peter Hawkes and Dr. Jerry Whitfield.

Attend the Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting is set for Saturday, April 13, 2019. What happens at the Annual Meeting? You get to meet your co-op family, the OPALCO Board members and staff, and hear from the General Manager about the state of the Co-op. We serve a healthy bag lunch to members, and sometimes have supporting agencies there to answer your questions, for example the Conservation District staff or our BPA team.

Read the Annual Report


Take action!

  1. VOTE in the annual election online or by mail.
  2. Visit our How to Vote page for more information.
  3. For this year’s voter’s guide, travel schedule, candidate bios and more, please visit our Resource Library.

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