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News Release - 11/4/2013

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Lynn Heminger, Ron Skagen and Jim Davis executed the following actions during the November 4, 2013 Commission meeting held at the District's East Wenatchee office:

Authorize IPTV Transport Rights Agreement with the Sportsman Channel, Inc. These agreements are required by most networks to receive and transport the signal over the Douglas County Community Network. (13-171)

Approved establishing the new administrative position of GIS analyst. Necessary due to the required data and complexity of the mapping system. (13-172)

Authorized change order No. 3 to contract 13-14-W, PBX upgrade. This change order removes two unnecessary power supplies and adds extender cables for a decrease of $2,711, bringing the total not to exceed amount to $145,151. (13-173)

Approved amendment No. 1 to agreement with Jacobs Engineering Group, inc. for consulting engineering services. This amendment will increase the not to exceed limit $1,000,000 for a total not to exceed limit of $3,000,000 for the three year contract. The increase is due to substantial engineering tasks that will affect the total amount of work invoiced under the contract. (13-174)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. TUESDAY, November 12, 2013 at the District's Bridgeport office.