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Meaghan Vibbert
Public Information Officer
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News Release - 10/26/2009

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the October 26, 2009 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters office:

Opened bids under Bid Document 09-22-D, foundation and curbing work for Foster Creek Substation. The apparent low bidder is Bremmer Construction Inc. of Wenatchee,  with a bid of $59,000. The bids will be analyzed prior to an award recommendation.

Authorized contract with Harris NorthStar to provide software license, implementation and support and maintenance for a new Customer Information System solution.  (09-237)

Approved video transport agreements with television network.  These agreements are required by most networks to receive and transport the signal over the Douglas County Community Network. (09-238)

Authorized advertisement of a request for statements of qualifications regarding professional land survey services.  (09-239)

Authorized wind testing lease and option agreement covering 774 acres. (09-240)

Authorized purchase of property insurance coverage with Starr Technical Risks Agency, Inc and Zurich American Insurance Company for a total premium of $467,940. (09-241) 

Authorized the renewal of Aircraft Non-ownership Liability Coverage with Arch Insurance for the premium of $7,510.  (09-242)

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