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News Release - 6/8/2009

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the June 8, 2009 Commission meeting held at the Bridgeport office:

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Presented Chief Powerplant Operator Brian Hicks with his twenty-year service award. Commissioner Davis thanked Brian on behalf of the citizens of Douglas County for his many years of service. Brian thanked the Commission and said it had been a pleasure to work here the last 20 years.

Approved execution of interlocal cooperative agreement for Canyon B Bridge CRP 924 with Douglas County.  This agreement will include conduit terminating into vaults at each end of the bridge the County is building. (09-128)

Authorized partial release of easement near 10th St. NE and N. Nile Ave in East Wenatchee. The easement is not being utilized by the District. (09-130)

Awarded contract 09-17-W, thrust bearing load cell system for Wells Hydroelectric Project to the low bidder Kingsbury, Inc. of Hatboro, PA.  The contract amount is $681,331.  (09-131)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. June 22, 2009 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.