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News Release - 9/13/2010

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the September 13, 2010 Commission meeting held at the District’s Bridgeport office:

Approved the funding request of North Central Educational Service District (NCESD) in the amount of $19,696.22 for the 2010-20011 school year.  In effect since 1988, agreements between Douglas PUD and NCESD have been established to provide educational curriculum for every kindergarten through fifth grade student in Douglas County.  Classes pertain to electrical generation, electric distribution, conservation, safety and wise use of water resources. (10-171)

Authorized change order No. 1 to contract 10-10-W, turbine runner maintenance platform for Wells Hydroelectric Project with Precision Machine Supply. Changes include increasing the strength and longevity of the platform float components. This change order will increase the not to exceed limit $2,832 bringing the total not to exceed limit to $59,580 and extends the completion date to September 21, 2010. (10-172)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. September 20, 2010 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.