Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Molly Simpson and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the June 6, 2016 Commission meeting held at the District's East Wenatchee office:
Opened bids under bid document 16-23-D, supply and deliver tubular steel poles for the Veedol Substation. All bids will be evaluated prior to a recommendation for contract award.
Commissioner Ron Skagen, Steve Nieuwenhuis, Commissioner Molly Simpson
Awarded Project Mechanical Foreman Steve Nieuwenhuis with his twenty-five year service award. Commissioner Davis thanked Steve on behalf of the citizens of Douglas County for his years of service. Steve thanked the Commission and said "It feels like a happy family here."
Reviewed bid opening results for bid document 16-20-W, upgrade the uplift monitoring system at the Wells Hydroelectric Project. The bids will be evaluated prior to a recommendation for contract award.
Approved a call for bids under bid document 16-19-W, Marina Park electrical improvements. This will upgrade the RV electrical hookups to 50-amp service. (16-090)
Authorized addendum No. 1 to bid document 16-14-W, construct Wells Hydroelectric Project Interpretive Center. Comments received from prospective bidders subsequent to a pre-bid conference resulted in certain clarifications to the bid document. (16-091)
Awarded contract 16-23-D, supply and deliver tubular steel poles for the Veedol Substation to Western Utility / Telecom, Inc. from Salem, OR, the lowest responsive bidder. (16-092)
Heard a report on the Douglas County Community Network. The network currently has 3,198 end users.
The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. June 27, 2016 at the District's East Wenatchee office.