FPUD awards waterline replacement contract, rejects bid protest
Last updated 9/8/2022 at 11:33am
Village News Reporter
The Fallbrook Public Utility District awarded Palm Engineering the contract to replace multiple FPUD waterlines during fiscal year 2022‑23.
The FPUD board voted 4-0 Sept. 2, with Ken Endter not able to participate, to award Palm Engineering a $3,574,950 contract for the work and to reject the bid protest submitted by PK Mechanical Systems, which was the second-lowest bidder.
“It looks like we’re legally covered, so I think we should go forward,” said FPUD board member Jennifer DeMeo.
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