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News Release - 10/12/2009

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

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

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Presented Maintenance Coordinator John Scheller with his twenty-year service award.  Commissioner Davis thanked John on behalf of the citizens of Douglas County for his many years of service. John thanked the Commission and said “It has been a good job.”

Authorized wind testing lease and option agreements with four property owners covering a total of 1,477 acres. (09-228-09-231)

Approved change order No. 1 for contract 09-14-W, fish turbine intake gate rehabilitation for the Wells Hydroelectric Project.  Changes include fabricating dogging links, machining bottom plates and stainless steel spacers on the gate wheels and extends the completion date by six weeks. This change order will increase the not to exceed limit $7,673 bringing the total not to exceed limit to $85,073. (09-232)

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