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Meaghan Vibbert
Public Information Officer
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News Release - 6/2/2003

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Mike Doneen executed the following actions during the June 2, 2003 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters building:

Opened bids to provide Douglas PUD with a headquarters addition. There were five bids received for the contract with bid prices ranging from $3,347,000 to $3,696,500. The lowest bid was received from Hale and Long General Contractors, Inc. of East Wenatchee. Estimated to cost $4,400,000, all bids will be evaluated prior to award recommendation.

Opened bids to provide Douglas PUD with abatement for a headquarters addition. There was one bid received for the contract, from IRS Environmental of Spokane, with a bid price of $46,633. The District’s estimate was $59,000. The bid will be evaluated prior to award recommendation.

Approved the execution of a change order for the contract with McCandlish Electric, Inc. to provide Douglas PUD with miscellaneous conduit, vaults, electrical and concrete work. The change covers an extension of the contract completion date to allow completion of projects that were in progress at the contract completion date. The cost of this change order is $30,539. (03-85)

Authorized manager participation in the University of Washington Master of Public Administration Program. (03-86)

Canceled the regular meeting scheduled for June 16, 2003.