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News Release - 11/26/2007

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Lynn Heminger, Ron Skagen and Jim Davis executed the following actions during the November 26, 2007 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters office:

Opened bids for Bid Document 07-39-W, 2008-09 heavy equipment services for the Wells Hydroelectric Project. The apparent low bid was received from Tunnel Hill Granite LLC. of Chelan at $374,900. The bids will be evaluated prior to award recommendation.

Approved acceptance of materials received from Altec Industries, Inc., under contract 07-04-D, three small one man bucket units with service bodies. All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (07-339)

Authorized a renewable energy certificate purchase and sale agreement with PPM Energy, Inc. Under this arrangement PPM has the right to claim and report non-power attributes associated with a portion of the District’s share of the output from the Nine Canyon Wind Project occurring during calendar year 2007. (07-340)

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 will be $22.00 per lot.  The public hearing date is set for December 17, 2007 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.   (07-341)

Canceled the regular meeting scheduled for December 24, 2007.

Rescheduled the December 31, 2007 Commission Meeting from 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 a.m. in the East Wenatchee Headquarters office.

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. December 3, 2007 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.