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Meaghan Vibbert
Public Information Officer
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News Release - 11/2/2009

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the November 2, 2009 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters office:

Awarded Pipkin Construction of East Wenatchee, contract 09-22-D, foundation and curbing work for Foster Creek Substation.  Pipkin Construction, with a bid price of $63,500, was the lowest qualified bidder. (09-243)

Authorized negotiation of contract with Pacific Appraisal Associates PLLC for professional real estate appraisal services.  (09-244)

Approved temporary construction permit for Pateros Trading Company.  This will allow temporary use of District property and fencing between construction site and pedestrian trail. (09-245)

Authorized a call for bids under bid document 09-23-W, 2010-2011 heavy equipment services for Wells Hydroelectric Project. The District periodically requires heavy equipment services to perform scheduled, unscheduled, and emergency work at various locations of the Wells Hydroelectric Project. (09-246)

Approved a call for bids under bid document 09-26-W, 2010-2011 grounds maintenance. The District periodically needs to have certain scheduled and unscheduled grounds maintenance work performed at various District locations. (09-247)

Authorized land use license with State of Washington Department of Natural Resources for 960 acres in the Withrow area. (09-248)

Authorized wind testing lease and option agreement covering 927 acres. (09-249)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. November 9, 2009 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.