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News Release - 5/31/2011

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Ron Skagen, Jim Davis, and Lynn Heminger executed the following actions during the May 31, 2011 Commission meeting held at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office:

Authorized a call for bids under bid document 11-10-D, traffic control flagging. Flagging services are necessary on a regular basis for Distribution System construction work along roadways. (11-071)

Awarded contract 11-07-D, East Wenatchee warehouse fire sprinkler system replacement to Fire Control Sprinkler Systems Co. Inc. With a bid price of $73,852, Fire Control Sprinkler Systems was the lowest responsible bidder. (11-072)

Approved acceptance of work and final payment to WESCO under contract 11-02-D, supply 750KCM and 4/0 EPR primary underground distribution cable.  All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (11-073)

Authorized the operation and maintenance budget for the Methow Hatchery for the 2011-2012 fiscal year for $ 869,361.  This is a 4.9 percent increase from last year’s budget. (11-074)

Approved the operation and maintenance budget for the Wells Hatchery for the 2011-2012 fiscal year for $1,052,782.  This is a 2 percent increase from last year’s budget. (11-075)

Authorized amendment No. 1 to professional service agreement with Erlandsen and Associates, Inc. This amendment will increase the not-to-exceed limit to $1,000,000.  (11-076)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. June 6, 2011 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.