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News Release - 1/30/2012

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Ron Skagen, Jim Davis and Lynn Heminger executed the following actions during the January 30, 2012 Commission meeting held at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office:

Awarded M. D. Henry Company Inc. contract 11-20-D, Furnish Tubular steel structures for Douglas to Rapids 230 kV Transmission Line.   M. D. Henry Company Inc. was the lowest responsive bidder. (12-015)

Awarded HD Supply Utility bidding General Cable contract 11-23-D, supply 1590 ACSR/TW and 1272 ACSR overhead conductor   HD Supply Utility was the lowest responsive bidder. (12-016)

Approved release of easement as recorded under Douglas County Auditor’s file No. 89122. The easement is no longer necessary. (12-017)

Authorized an increase of cash balance in the Bridgeport Office cashiers’ change funds. With the loss of the local bank, the increase is necessary to keep an appropriate amount of small bills to make change. (12-018)

Approved an agreement for engineering services with HDR Engineering, Inc. The Wells Hatchery is in need of modernization to address aging infrastructure and demands of an evolving fisheries management program. (12-019)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. February 6, 2012 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.