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News Release - 8/19/2002

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Lynn Heminger, Mike Doneen and Jim Davis executed the following actions during the August 19, 2002 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters building:

Approved the acceptance of all work performed by Industrial Battery Systems, working under contract to replace battery banks for Douglas PUD. All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (02-180)

Rescheduled the September 2nd Commission Meeting to Tuesday, September 3rd due to the forthcoming Labor Day Holiday. It will be held at 1:00 p.m. in the East Wenatchee Headquarters Building. Please note that this is a change in date and time.

The Commission was reminded that last week, August 12, 2002, a resolution was introduced authorizing a power sales agreement between Douglas PUD and Cowlitz County PUD. This short-term power sales agreement would replace a portion of the power lost when Cowlitz PUD’s Swift No. 2 Powerhouse was damaged. Douglas PUD Commission will revisit this issue at their next board meeting August 26, 2002.