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Meaghan Vibbert
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News Release - 8/11/2008

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Lynn Heminger, Ron Skagen and Jim Davis executed the following actions during the August 11, 2008 Commission meeting held at the Bridgeport office:

Approved a call for bids under bid document 08-21-W, spare transformer relocation for Wells Hydroelectric Project. The District needs to relocate the spare power transformer to a new location. (08-206)

Authorized a call for bids under bid document 08-42-W, moving and storing 230kV GSU power transformer insulating oil for Wells Hydroelectric Project. This is necessary to perform maintenance on the transformers. (08-207)

Opened bids under bid document 08-12-D, Bridgeport Bar fiber optic system construction.  The apparent low bid was received from Cannon Construction Inc. of Milton, WA. The bids will be evaluated prior to a recommendation for contract award.

Rescheduled the September 1st Commission Meeting to Tuesday, September 3rd due to the Labor Day Holiday.  It will be held at 2:00 p.m. in the East Wenatchee Headquarters Building.

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. August 18, 2008 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.