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News Release - 1/12/2009

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the January 12, 2009 Commission meeting held at the Bridgeport office:

Authorized acceptance of materials received from Galvanizers Inc. working under 08-35-D, Rapids Switchyard tubular steel. All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (09-06)

Approved acceptance of materials received from General Pacific working under contract 08-37-D, Rapids Switchyard 115 kV disconnect switches.  All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (09-07)

Approved an agreement for professional services with Natoma Technologies, Inc.  The scope of services under this agreement includes modifications, enhancements and on-call support related to the Wells Hydroelectric Project Relicensing Document Management Tool at a cost not to exceed $20,000.  This agreement will expire December 31, 2010.  (09-08)

Opened bids under bid document 08-52-D, 144 count fiber optic transmission cable.  The lowest apparent bid was received from Taihan Electric Wire Co. of Floral Park NY. The bids will be evaluated prior to a recommendation for contract award.

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. January 19, 2009 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.