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News Release - 10/15/2007

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Lynn Heminger, Ron Skagen and Jim Davis executed the following actions during the October 15, 2007 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters building:

Held a hearing regarding changes to administrative rules governing docks and piers in the District’s Land Use Policy.

Authorized change order No. 3 to contract 07-14-D, construction of Pangborn Substation. Changes include increasing bus size to four inch.  This change order will increase the not to exceed limit $98,622 bringing the total not to exceed limit to $2,684,296. (07-290)

Approved modifying and reaffirming the use of an alternate bid procedure for procurement of material, equipment or supplies, the contract price of which is greater than $10,000 but less than $50,000.  (07-291)

Authorized letters to and continuation of 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 $29,330. (07-292)

Approved a request for proposals (RFP 07-04-W) from ENSR and the University of Iowa for development of a total dissolved gas model for Wells Dam.  (07-293)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. October 22, 2007 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters building.