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News Release - 10/11/2010

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the October 11, 2010 Commission meeting held at the District’s Bridgeport office:

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Awarded Senior Operator Dave Ehlenbach, with his twenty-year service award. Commissioner Davis thanked Dave on behalf of the citizens of Douglas County for his many years of service. Dave thanked the Commission and said it has been a pleasure.

Authorized acceptance and final payment of work from HD Supply Utilities under contract 10-01-D, to supply the District with 1250 EPR underground cable. All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (10-186)

Approved acceptance and final payment of work from Utility Pole Technologies, Inc. under contract 10-04-D, pole testing and treating.  All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (10-187)

Authorized the District to enter into an agreement with an internet payment processor, Paymentus. The new processor will allow reoccurring credit card payments and real time posting to our CIS system. (10-188)

Approved the annual renewal for Directors and Officers insurance and Employment Practices Liability Insurance. (10-189)

Authorized purchase of property insurance coverage with Starr Technical Risks Agency, Inc and Zurich American Insurance Company for a total premium of $452,535. (10-190)

Approved acceptance and final payment of work from American Civil Constructors West Coast Inc. under contract 08-16-W, log and debris boom at Wells Dam. All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (10-191)

Approved acceptance and final payment of work from Triad Mechanical under contract 09-18-W, turbine pit and transformer drain modifications for Wells Hydroelectric Project. All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (10-192)

The regularly scheduled Commission Meeting of October 25, 2010 was canceled.

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. October 18, 2010 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.