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Meaghan Vibbert
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News Release - 9/19/2005

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Mike Doneen, Jim Davis and Lynn Heminger executed the following actions during the September 19, 2005 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters building:

Awarded Selland Construction, Inc. of Wenatchee, a contract to provide Douglas PUD with Orondo Substation mobile modification. Selland Construction, with a bid price of $88,799, was the lowest responsive bidder. (05-220)

Authorized a call for bids to provide Douglas PUD with Bauer’s Landing conduit system installation. Deployment of the Douglas County Community Network in this area requires the installation of an underground conduit system. (05-221)

Approved a change in the District’s travel reimbursement policy to reflect changes in the Internal Revenue Service approved mileage rate effective September 1, 2005. (05-222)

Authorized execution of a master consulting services agreement with MWH Americas, Inc. with regard to generator rebuilds at the Wells Hydroelectric Project. (05-223)

Approved the execution of a supplement to the local agency agreement with the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) for Wells Dam and Starr boat launch road improvements. The supplement adjusts the engineer’s estimate and authorizes the WSDOT to call for bids this fall. WSDOT has agreed to be the lead for the project by designing, bidding, managing, building, and inspecting the proposed project. (05-224)