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Meaghan Vibbert
Public Information Officer
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News Release - 5/24/2004

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Mike Doneen executed the following actions during the May 24, 2004 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters building:

Extended the contract with Wilson Construction as the Distribution Dock Crew for an additional year. (04-93)

Authorized acceptance of a subdivision power facilities agreement for Earhart Heights Subdivision. The developer, Bremmer Construction, has paid the Contribution in Aid of Construction and provided a bond in the total amount of $24,330. (04-94)

Awarded Chandler Business Interiors of East Wenatchee the contract to provide Douglas PUD with office furnishings for the Headquarters Addition. Chandler Business Interiors, with a bid price of $395,211, was the only responsive bidder. (04-95)

Authorized a call for bids to rebuild several distribution lines in the area of Strahl Canyon. The District’s 2004 construction plan calls for a number of overhead projects which our crews could not complete in addition to their normal work load. Contractors can effectively install new and remove old distribution circuits. (04-96)

Approved a call for bids to provide Douglas PUD with customer edge equipment for the Douglas County Community Network. These switches will be used in the District’s 2004 Shared Access Ethernet Fiber pilot project. (04-97)

Authorized a call for bids to provide Douglas PUD with wood poles for the Strahl Canyon distribution line rebuild. (04-98)

Approved a wind testing lease and option agreement with Merle Armstrong and Lanse Whitehall covering 156 acres with an annual payment of $366. (04-99)

Rescheduled the May 31st Commission Meeting to Tuesday, June 1st due to the Memorial Day Holiday. It will be held at 2 p.m. in the East Wenatchee Headquarters Building.