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Meaghan Vibbert
Public Information Officer
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News Release - 11/28/2005

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Mike Doneen, Jim Davis and Lynn Heminger executed the following actions during the November 28, 2005 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters building:

Established the assessment roll of Local Utility District (LUD) No. 1 of Douglas County, the Rio Vista Street Lighting System. Manager Bill Dobbins advised the Commission the assessment would continue at $21.00 per lot, the same as last year. The Public Hearing date is set for December 19, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. in the East Wenatchee Headquarters. Any lot owner in the LUD area wishing to comment on the assessment may do so in writing prior to that time or by attending the hearing in person. (05-262)

Awarded Chandler Business Interiors of East Wenatchee, a contract to provide Douglas PUD with office furnishings for the East Wenatchee Headquarters facility. Chandler Business Interiors, with a bid price of $58,673, was the only responsive bidder. (05-263)

Authorized a rate adjustment regarding agreement for professional services with Erlandsen and Associated, Inc. This agreement allows for the fee schedule to be negotiated annually to reflect any increase in the cost of doing business. (05-264)

Authorized negotiation of terms and conditions for a change order to the contract with National Electric Coil to rebuild Generator Unit No. 1 for the Wells Hydroelectric Project. The change order will be for extra work required to recenter the existing generator frame and restore the frame to within dimensional tolerance for roundness and verticality. (05-265)