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News Release - 9/10/2007

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Lynn Heminger, Ron Skagen and Jim Davis executed the following actions during the September 10, 2007 Commission meeting held at the Bridgeport office:

Awarded  Whitebird, Inc. of Wenatchee, contract 07-31-W, Headquarters building auditorium revisions. Whitebird, with a bid price of $144,205, was the lowest responsive bidder. (07-257)

Rejected bids under bid document 07-32-W, forebay debris boom at Wells Dam.  The bid exceeded the engineer’s estimate by more than the amount allowable under state law. (07-258)

Authorized addendum No. 1 to bid document 07-34-W, auditorium asbestos abatement.  The pre-bid conference with potential bidders revealed necessary revisions and clarifications to the bid document. (07-259)

Declared District computers and related equipment surplus to the District’s needs and authorized sale to Community Technology of North Central Washington.  Community Technology of North Central Washington has agreed to pay $150 for the used computers and related equipment. (07-260)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. September 17, 2007 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters building.