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Meaghan Vibbert
Public Information Officer
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News Release - 8/24/2009

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the August 24, 2009 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters office:

Opened bid under bid document 09-20-W, pollution abatement system upgrade for the Methow Spring Chinook Hatchery.  The apparent low bidder is Hurst Construction of East Wenatchee with a bid of $133,000.  The bid will be evaluated prior to an award recommendation.

Authorized addendum No. 1 to Bid Document 09-21-W, Badger Mountain communications building. This addendum clarifies items in the bid document.  (09-184)

Approved advertisement of a request for proposals regarding bird hazing at Wells fish hatchery and Wells Dam.  The purpose of the request for proposals is to protect salmon and steelhead from fish-eating birds. (09-185)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. August 31, 2009 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.