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Meaghan Vibbert
Public Information Officer
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News Release - 7/26/2010

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the July 26, 2010 Commission meeting held at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office:

Approved amendment No. 1 to professional services agreement with Harris Northstar for Customer Information System (CIS) replacement.  The amendment adds customization for District needs at a cost of $14,000, raising the not to exceed limit to $262,320. (10-143)

Authorized negotiation of agreement for professional services under RFQ 10-13-D, consulting engineering services for Douglas-Rapids 230 kV Transmission Line Project with Commonwealth Associates, Inc. (10-144)

Authorized District Attorneys to institute and prosecute action for acquisition by condemnation of certain real property and interests in real property necessary for the operation and maintenance of the Wells Hydroelectric Project. (10-145)

Approved request for proposals, bird hazing at Wells hatchery and Wells tailrace (RFP 10-17-W).  The purpose of the request for proposals is to protect salmon and steelhead from fish-eating birds. (10-146)

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