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News Release - 10/22/2018

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Molly Simpson and Aaron J. Viebrock executed the following actions during the October 22, 2018 Commission meeting held at the District's East Wenatchee office:

Approved acceptance of work and final payment to ABB, Inc. under contract 17-26-D, Supply and Deliver Two 115kV Breakers to the Lone Pine Substation. All work under the contract is complete and meets bid specifications. (18-180)

Affirmed change order No. 1 to contract 18-01-W, Columbia Cove Park Shoreline Stabilization. Changes include additional gravel and installation method increasing the not-to-exceed cost $5,246 which brings the total cost to $270,619. (18-181)

Authorized amendment No. 1 to professional service agreement with ESSA Technologies Ltd. to complete phase 3 of the renewal and modernization of the Fish Water Management Tool. This amendment will extend the completion date to December 31, 2018 and increase the not-to-exceed cost $21,000 for necessary changes to the original scope bringing the total cost to $262,000. (18-182)

Approved renewal of property insurance coverage with Ace American Insurance Company and Liberty Mutual Insurance Company. (18-183)

Authorized disposal of computing devices and printers.  These items are obsolete, of no value, and unsuitable for sale at a surplus auction. These items will be recycled. (18-184)

Approved declaring two trailers surplus and authorized disposal. The trailers are obsolete and no longer useful to District operations. They will be sold as scrap metal. (18-185)

Authorized declaring Wells Project office equipment that is no longer useful surplus and approved disposal. (18-186)

Approved land use permit 100-04, Merlin and Jeanne Ekvall. The permit is for continued use of Project lands for previously permitted irrigation pump and associated infrastructure. (18-187)

Rescheduled the November 12, 2018 meeting due to the holiday. The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. November 13, 2018 at the District's East Wenatchee office.