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Meaghan Vibbert
Public Information Officer
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News Release - 7/7/2008

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Lynn Heminger Ron Skagen and Jim Davis executed the following actions during the July 7, 2008 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters office:

Opened bid submitted for bid 08-32-D, traffic control flagging.  The only bid was received from TJE LLC of Wenatchee. The bid will be evaluated prior to a recommendation for contract award.

Opened bids submitted for bid 08-33-D, exterior improvements to Bridgeport Office Building. The apparent low bid was received from Hale and Long General Contractors of East Wenatchee. The bids will be evaluated prior to a recommendation for contract award.

Opened bids submitted for bid 08-34-D, Rapids Switchyard bus equipment and steel support structures. The apparent low bid was received from Custom Manufacturing and Design of Ridgefield, WA. The bids will be evaluated prior to a recommendation for contract award.

           
There were no responsive bids received for bid 08-30-W, installation of powerhouse 480-V circuit breakers for Wells Fish Hatchery and emergency diesel generator feed.

Authorized change order No.1 to contract 08-04-D, crew facility office furnishings.  The change will extend the completion date to July 30, 2008 at no cost to the District. (08-176)

Approved S&C Electric Company as the sole source for 115 kV circuit switchers for Foster Creek Substation.   S&C Electric is the only manufacturer of 115 kV circuit switchers with hermetically sealed interrupters needed at this substation. (08-177)

Authorized the execution of a pole attachment joint use agreement with Verizon Northwest, Inc. (08-178)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. July 14, 2008 at the District’s Bridgeport office.