Energy discount

Puget Sound Energy will host a workshop on its Bill Discount Rate program from 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Dec. 9 at the Bainbridge Island Library.

After that until 12:30 p.m. PSE will provide application assistance. Customers can bring their utility bill or PSE account number.

The program provides income-eligible customers with ongoing help on monthly energy bills. Depending on your household income and household size, you can save 5% to 45% per month on your bill. Applying only takes a few minutes to fill out the online application. No income documentation or social security number is required to apply.

Program participants will get an automatic discount. To see if you are eligible go to By answering three questions, you will instantly learn if you are eligible. For details email or call 888-225-5773.

Weed Warriors

Weed Warriors will be having a cleanup Dec. 9 from 1-3 p.m. at Strawberry Plant Park where a stalwart forest of madrone, western red cedar, fir, maple, and native willow are emerging from the blackberries, ivy, and Scotch broom that have been dug out. RSVP to Jeannette at 206-755-8461 by text, or email