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News Release - 8/8/2005

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis and Lynn Heminger executed the following actions during the August 8, 2005 Commission meeting held at the Bridgeport Office building:

Authorized acceptance of EPR underground primary cable materials received. Staff has inspected and tested the reels of EPR underground primary cable and found all of the delivered cable to be in full compliance with the bid document. (05-188)

Authorized acceptance of a subdivision power facilities agreement for Columbia Ridge Subdivision, Division 2. The developer, Gary Noyes, has paid the Contribution in Aid of Construction and provided a secured funds account in the total amount of $25,106. (05-189)

Approved the purchase of three 1500 KVA transformers from Okanogan County PUD. The cost of this contract is not to exceed $35,541 plus tax. (05-190)

Authorized an addendum to provide Douglas PUD with Shared Access Ethernet Fiber Underground Pilot Project Construction. This addendum allows contractors to negotiate alternative construction methods where trenchless boring is not possible. (05-191)

Approved the execution and delivery of a repurchase agreement related to the District’s Wells Hydroelectric Project revenue and refunding bonds, series 2005A, 2005B and the requesting of bids therefore. (05-192)

Authorized the continuance of the agreement with U.S. Geological Survey, Water Resources Division, United States Department of the Interior relative to river-gaging station maintenance and operation costs. The cost of the contract is not to exceed $16,260 for the maintenance of river gages at the Wells Project and $10,440 to maintain other river gages located on the Methow and Columbia Rivers. (05-193)