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News Release - 11/24/2008

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Lynn Heminger, Ron Skagen and Jim Davis executed the following actions during the November 24, 2008 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters office:

Authorized acceptance and final payment to Cannon Construction Inc. working under contract 08-12-D, Bridgeport Bar fiber optic system construction.  All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (08-294)

Approved acceptance of materials received from Custom Manufacturing and Design, LLC. working under contract 08-34-D, Rapids Switchyard bus equipment and steel support structures.  All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (08-295)

Extended the District’s Bridgeport Headquarters Janitorial Services Agreement with Bar-Shell Services.  This resolution will extend the terms of the contract through December 31, 2009. (08-296)

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 $24.00 per lot.  The Public Hearing date is set for December 22, 2008 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.   (08-297)

Authorized acceptance and final payment to Doble Engineering Company working under contract 08-19-W, relay test set for Wells Hydroelectric Project.  All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (08-298)

Approved assignment of US customs power of attorney to UPS Supply Chain Solutions, Inc.  Necessary to assist in shipping and receiving items across international borders. (08-299)

Approved land use permit 749G-01 for Wells Tract 749.  This permit will allow use of an existing access path on District property. (08-300)

Approved land use permit 825-03 for Wells Tract 825.  This permit will allow a community use dock and boat lift and use of an existing access path and beach on District property. (08-301)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. December 1, 2008 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.