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News Release - 1/3/2011

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the January 3, 2011 Commission meeting held at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office:

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Douglas County Auditor Thad Duvall swore in Douglas PUD Commissioner T. James Davis for a six year term. Commissioner Davis was first elected as Douglas PUD Commissioner in 1987.

Reorganized the Board of Commissioners electing Ronald E. Skagen as President, T. James Davis as Vice President/Assistant Secretary and Lynn Heminger as Secretary/Treasurer. Heminger will represent Douglas PUD for the Washington PUD Association and the Northwest Public Power Association. Skagen will be the representative for the American Public Power Association.

Approved change order No. 2 to contract 06-42-W, hatchery well and pump maintenance.  This extends the contract an additional year and will expire December 31, 2011. (11-001)

Authorized a professional service agreement with DevelopmentNow for website design and support.  This agreement has a not to exceed cost of $10,000 and will expire December 31, 2011. (11-002)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. January 10, 2011 at the District’s Bridgeport office.