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Meaghan Vibbert
Public Information Officer
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News Release - 4/16/2001

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

The following is a report of the Douglas County Public Utility District Commission meeting that was held on April 16, 2001.

The Commissioners authorized a call for bids to provide Douglas County PUD with the expansion and renovation of the East Wenatchee warehouse facility plus the addition of a new transformer shop. Known as phase 5 of a multi-year upgrade and expansion to the warehouse facilities, this phase will be a substantial expansion according to Manager Bill Dobbins. Bids are scheduled to be opened at the regular Commission meeting of May 21st with construction to begin around June 1st. It is anticipated the entire project should be completed around December 15, 2001.