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News Release - 7/6/2010

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the July 6, 2010 Commission meeting held at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office:

Approved video transport agreement with Turner Network Sales, Inc.  These agreements are required by most networks to receive and transport the signal over the Douglas County Community Network.

Authorized change order No. 1 to contract 09-23-W, 2010-2011 heavy equipment services for Wells Hydroelectric Project.  This change adds a rate schedule for equipment necessary for debris removal with no change in contract not to exceed amount.

Approved execution of applications for bond ratings from Moody’s and Standard and Poor’s.  The applications are necessary to provide a rating for the District’s upcoming bond issue.

Authorized reimbursement of Public Utility District No. 1 of Douglas County.  This resolution will allow previously incurred expenses related to a possible fire protection system upgrade at the Wells Project to be paid for by the upcoming bond issuance.

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. July 12, 2010 at the District’s Bridgeport office.