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Meaghan Vibbert
Public Information Officer
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News Release - 7/24/2006

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Mike Doneen, Jim Davis and Lynn Heminger executed the following actions during the July 24, 2006 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters building:

Presented Confidential Secretary Linda Williams with her twenty year service award. Commissioner Doneen thanked Linda on behalf of the citizens of Douglas County for her many years of service. Linda said, “The people here are great to work with. I really enjoy it.”

Rejected bids received under bid document 06-32-D, furnish new 2500 KVA distribution pad-mounted transformers. The project requiring these transformers has not materialized. (06-186)

Authorized a call for bids under bid document 06-34-D, 24 count fiber optic cable. To meet 2006-2007 construction goals for the Douglas County Community Network, the District needs to purchase 300,000 feet of 24 count fiber optic cable. (06-187)

Authorized the acceptance and final payment to Wells and Wade Mechanical working under contract 05-22-W, HVAC Modifications and Retrofit to Units 2 through 4 for the Wells Hydroelectric Project. All work under the contract has been completed, inspected and determined to meet the bid specifications. (06-188)

Awarded Hale and Long of East Wenatchee, contract 06-36-W, Wells Dam entrance sign. Hale and Long, with a bid price of $110,200, was the lowest responsive bidder. (06-189)

Approved a professional services agreement with DevelopmentNow for website design and implementation at a cost not to exceed $60,000. (06-190)