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News Release - 3/22/2010

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the March 22, 2010 Commission meeting held at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office:

Awarded WESCO Distribution, Inc. of Portland, contract 10-05-D, supply EPR underground primary cable. WESCO Distribution was the lowest responsive bidder.(10-051)

Authorized acceptance and final payment to Hurst Construction LLC working under contract 09-20-W, pollution abatement system upgrade for spring Chinook Hatchery. All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (10-052)

Approved execution of agreement with City of Pateros regarding future operations and maintenance of parks.  This agreement is necessary in order to continue to meet the District’s obligations to provide recreational opportunities at the Wells Project throughout the term of the new license. (10-053)

Authorized issuance of purchase order to Blue Water Sanitation Services related to fish transportation services for 2010 Survival Study. Necessary to carefully transport juvenile fish from hatchery to release sites. The contract is not to exceed $20,478. (10-054)

Approved execution of intent to grant easement with Fredrick and Linda Hurst. (10-055)

Authorized renewal of fiduciary liability insurance with Chartis.(10-056)

Approved renewal of comprehensive crime coverage with The Hartford. (10-057)

Declared StoreVault storage devices surplus and allow trade-in.  The devices are used to store and backup electronic documents, but the vendor is no longer providing support. (10-058)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. March 29, 2010 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.