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Running By Petition - Deadline 8-31-15

RGEC Bylaws Article IV, Section 4(c)  Any fifteen (15) or more Members acting together may make other nominations for Director by petition, all such petitioning Members being natural persons who are bona fide residents of the district for which the nomination is made. Any such nominee must be a natural person, a resident of the district in question, and otherwise eligible to hold the office of Director under these Bylaws, and must execute the Affidavit of Eligibility and provide any other required documentation. No such petition will be valid unless it is filed, together with executed Affidavit(s) of Eligibility and other required documentation, with the Secretary at the Cooperative's main office at Brackettville, Texas, not later than the last day of August prior to the date of the Annual Meeting of the Members. A list of the nominations by petition shall be posted where the list of nominations made by the district nominating committees is posted. All of the timely additional nominations by petition shall be included on the official ballot for election of Directors.

Nomination by Petition

2015 Affidavit of Eligibility


Example of the Rocky Terrain in the RGEC TerritoryService Area Maps

RGEC has the largest service territory of any electric cooperative in the contiguous United States, serving 18 counties in Texas and 2 counties in New Mexico, which covers approximately 35,000 sq. miles. These counties include: Brewster, Crockett, Culberson, Dimmit, Edwards, El Paso, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, Kinney, Maverick, Pecos, Presidio, Reeves, Terrell, Uvalde, Val Verde, Webb and Zavala in Texas, and Eddy and Otero Counties in New Mexico. 

RGEC currently employs 155 people to serve 6,283 members with 13,144 meters. It maintains offices in Alpine, Brackettville, Carrizo Springs, Dell City, El Paso, and Fort Stockton, with the Brackettville office serving as corporate headquarters.  The Co-op maintains 9,863 miles of Energized Line of which 143 miles are Transmission Line and 169 miles are Underground Line. RGEC maintains the electrical distribution systems for Ft. Bliss, El Paso, Texas, and Laughlin Air Force Base, Del Rio, Texas.

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Brackettville Headquarters

The Annual Meeting is just around the corner. This year, it will be in Eagle Pass, at the International Center for Trade, October 10. We have reduced the amount we are spending on entertainment in order to increase the amount of large door prizes we will be able to give. There will be entertainment, but it will be local talent only. We will not be opening doors until 9:00 AM, and the meeting will be at 10:00 AM.  Read more.

 Monthly Message Archive.

Board Meeting Agenda.  

Not For Sale Resolution.


There remains approximately $1,500,358.47 in unclaimed capital credits through the year 1984. These unclaimed amounts are for those whose contact information was not kept up-to-date, and therefore, the checks were returned. Make sure we know how to reach you when it is time to mail your capital credits check!

 Claiming Capital Credits.

Claiming Capital Credits with Bankruptcy.  

Unclaimed Capital Credits list.

Capital Credits Brochure.

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  The 69th Annual Meeting was held Saturday, October 11, 2014 at the Pecos County Civic Center, in Fort Stockton, Texas.  Click here for photos
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