FY 2016 FOIA Requests
Number
Request
Dates
Correspondence
2016-00034-F
Topic: All records from 2012 regarding the decision to continue operating and purchasing energy from Columbia Generating Station
Requester: Marina Brassfield
Comments: CLOSED. Withdrawn.
Date Received: 10/5/2015
Date Due: 11/4/2015
Date Completed:10/20/2015
2016-00042-PA
Topic: David Evans & Associates contract, BPA budget and EEO documents 2013-2015.
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 1/22/2016
Date Due: 11/18/2016
Date Completed:11/17/2016
 
 
 
2016-00045-PA
Topic: Documentation on vacancy announcement
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 4/20/2016
Date Due: 9/16/2016
Date Completed:10/6/2016
 
 
 
2016-00072-PA
Topic: HCM records
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 11/13/2015
Date Due: 7/15/2016
Date Completed:8/1/2016
 
 
 
2016-00085-F
Topic: any stale checks, undeliverable checks unclaimed by ACS Lending or Xerox and its listed subsidiaries
Requester: Scott Cardwell
Comments: CLOSED. Withdrawn.
Date Received: 10/8/2015
Date Due:
Date Completed:10/14/2015
2016-00091-PA
Topic: HCM records for two positions
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 6/24/2016
Date Due: 8/30/2016
Date Completed:9/8/2016
 
 
 
2016-00095-C
Topic: Referral - transmission line drawings
Requester: Department of the Army
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 2/8/2016
Date Due: 2/19/2016
Date Completed:2/18/2016
2016-00095-F
Topic: AnyPole software
Requester: Lionel Barthold
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 10/16/2015
Date Due: 11/16/2015
Date Completed:10/19/2015
2016-00103-F
Topic: Corona & Field Effects software
Requester: Andrew Zorn
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 10/19/2015
Date Due: 11/17/2015
Date Completed:10/23/2015
2016-00117C
Topic: Consult - correspondence between DOE and Office of Special Counsel
Requester: Department of Energy
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 3/9/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:5/17/2016
2016-00131-PA
Topic: Copy of official personnel file
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 1/11/2016
Date Due: 2/8/2016
Date Completed:1/26/2016
 
 
 
2016-00165-F
Topic: evaluation worksheet for bids to RFO OF20150925
Requester: Lisa Keeney McCarthy
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 11/5/2015
Date Due:
Date Completed:11/13/2015
2016-00172-C
Topic: Consult on submitted Congressional testimony
Requester: Department of Energy
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 6/17/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:6/23/2015
2016-00187-F
Topic: Information on Charles Burton Hole from 1950-1984
Requester: Nathan Hole
Comments: CLOSED. Withdrawn.
Date Received: 11/9/2015
Date Due:
Date Completed:11/23/2015
2016-00189-F
Topic: AnyPole software
Requester: Nishanth Parus
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 11/16/2015
Date Due: 12/15/2015
Date Completed:11/17/2015
2016-00191-F
Topic: Selected resumes, assessments, cover letters and veteran documentation for hires under craftsman-in-training since 2012
Requester: Dale Church
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 11/12/2015
Date Due: 1/19/2016
Date Completed:12/31/2015
2016-00205-F
Topic: Congressional correspondence
Requester: Derek Martin
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 11/19/2015
Date Due:
Date Completed:11/23/2015
2016-00229-PA
Topic: Applicant records
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 3/23/2016
Date Due: 5/27/2016
Date Completed:5/20/2016
 
 
 
2016-00232-PA
Topic: Testing and scoring materials
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 3/25/2016
Date Due: 4/22/2016
Date Completed:4/29/2016
 
 
 
2016-00237-PA
Topic: Score of test taken 3/12/2016 and test document
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 4/1/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:4/22/2016
 
 
 
2016-00257-F
Topic: AnyPole and Corona Field Effects software
Requester: Dennis van der Born
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 12/2/2015
Date Due: 12/31/2015
Date Completed:12/14/2015
2016-00267-PA
Topic: Selectee records for two vacancy announcements
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 4/15/2016
Date Due: 7/25/2016
Date Completed:7/15/2016
 
 
 
2016-00268-PA
Topic: records on 10 vacancy announcements
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 4/15/2016
Date Due: 8/19/2016
Date Completed:9/8/2016
 
 
 
2016-00275-PA
Topic: Vacancy Announcement #8707-11-DE selectee records
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED. Transfer to DOE
Date Received: 12/4/2015
Date Due: 3/15/2016
Date Completed:3/15/2016
 
 
 
2016-00278-F
Topic: Vegetation risks to transmission lines.
Requester: James Buchal
Comments: CLOSED. No Response from Requestor
Date Received: 11/19/2015
Date Due:
Date Completed:1/20/2016
2016-00281P
Topic: Records for vacancy announcement 6547-09
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 4/20/2016
Date Due: 8/12/2016
Date Completed:6/28/2016
 
 
 
2016-00284-PA
Topic: Documentation of selection/hire for Vacancy Announcement 9679-12
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 4/19/2016
Date Due: 1/6/2017
Date Completed:1/11/2017
 
 
 
2016-00303-F
Topic: End-of-Step test for the Power System Control, craftsman-in-training
Requester: Dale Church
Comments: CLOSED. Withheld Ex. 2
Date Received: 12/15/2015
Date Due: 3/4/2016
Date Completed:2/23/2016
2016-00321-PA
Topic: Apptitude test scores for apprenticeship testing held on March 12, 2016
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED. No Response from Requestor
Date Received: 3/28/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:5/9/2016
 
 
 
2016-00322
Topic: MOA with the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes regarding BPA wildlife mitigation activities.
Requester: Bill Bacon
Comments: CLOSED. Withdrawn.
Date Received: 12/28/2015
Date Due:
Date Completed:12/31/2015
2016-00344P
Topic: Supervisor emails
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 6/14/2016
Date Due: 12/2/2016
Date Completed:12/5/2016
 
 
 
2016-00349
Topic: Delay in release of I-5 Corridor Reinforcement Project Final Environment Impact Statement
Requester: Richard van Dijk
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 1/6/2016
Date Due: 3/25/2016
Date Completed:4/8/2016
2016-00371
Topic: Corona & Field Effects software
Requester: Michael Jeffress
Comments: CLOSED. Released in Full
Date Received: 1/13/2016
Date Due: 2/10/2016
Date Completed:1/13/2016
2016-00384
Topic: Corona & Field Effects software
Requester: Martin Sterling
Comments: CLOSED. Released in Full
Date Received: 1/14/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:1/20/2016
2016-00385
Topic: Contract #60980; a copy of the BPA Purchasing Instructions (released); all records re contract #62952.
Requester: Nathan Orf
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 1/11/2016
Date Due: 3/31/2016
Date Completed:4/11/2016
2016-00386
Topic: Transmission & Real Property Records
Requester: Richard J. Davies
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 1/13/2016
Date Due: 11/14/2016
Date Completed:10/25/2016
 
 
 
2016-00403
Topic: Records re activity b/w Grizzly substation & Ponderosa substation for Jan. 8, 2016.
Requester: John Fahlstrom
Comments: CLOSED. No Responsive Records
Date Received: 1/20/2016
Date Due: 3/31/2016
Date Completed:2/9/2016
2016-00407
Topic: Records identifying sites with vegetation risks to transmission lines, sent to Transmission Field Services management.
Requester: James Buchal
Comments: Administrative Close
Date Received: 1/21/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:3/1/2016
2016-00414
Topic: Transmission Apprentice Technical tests
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 1/22/2016
Date Due: 3/8/2016
Date Completed:3/2/2016
 
 
 
2016-00416
Topic: Report dated 2011
Requester: Justin McCarthy
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 1/22/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:2/11/2016
2016-00471-PA
Topic: Personnel records and SLMO communications.
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: OPEN
Date Received: 8/2/2016
Date Due: 1/25/2018
Date Completed:1/22/2018
 
 
 
2016-00508
Topic: Purchase cardholders list and emails
Requester: John Holman
Comments: CLOSED. Duplicate
Date Received: 2/17/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:2/23/2016
 
 
 
2016-00539
Topic: Current contract for security guard services, including all changes/addendum, wages/bill rates, bid tabulations/evaluation documentation, and copies of proposals submitted during the previous solicitation.
Requester: Maryll Kersting
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 2/23/2016
Date Due: 1/20/2017
Date Completed:2/22/2017
2016-00540
Topic: One-line drawings of river crossing transmission lines
Requester: Chuck Patching
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 2/23/2016
Date Due: 3/25/2016
Date Completed:4/22/2016
2016-00576
Topic: Sign-in sheets for February 10, 2016, Focus 2028 meeting
Requester: Ramon Cabauatan
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 2/15/2016
Date Due: 3/15/2016
Date Completed:3/4/2016
2016-00577
Topic: Any agreements between BPA and Longview Fibre Paper and Packaging, Inc., AND any agreements between BPA and KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation.
Requester: Dirk Middents
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 2/26/2016
Date Due: 6/3/2016
Date Completed:5/3/2016
2016-00584
Topic: Transmission right-of-way maps
Requester: John Lauritzen
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 2/29/2016
Date Due: 3/28/2016
Date Completed:4/8/2016
2016-00590
Topic: Master Agreement 69995 w/ Resource Management Associates, Inc.
Requester: Robert B. Gould
Comments: CLOSED. Withdrawn.
Date Received: 3/3/2016
Date Due: 6/10/2016
Date Completed:3/29/2016
2016-00637
Topic: BPA records re significant impacts on the power grid from EMP/GMD/GIC.
Requester: John C. Meyer
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 3/14/2016
Date Due: 10/28/2016
Date Completed:10/19/2016
2016-00639
Topic: Corona & Field Effects software
Requester: DJ Moreau
Comments: CLOSED. Released in Full
Date Received: 3/16/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:3/16/2016
2016-00692
Topic: Applicant records
Requester: Privacy Act
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 3/23/2016
Date Due: 7/25/2016
Date Completed:7/1/2016
 
 
 
2016-00693
Topic: BPA Electromagnetic Transients Program (EMTP) Source code and Rule Book
Requester: Timothy Raymond
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 3/24/2016
Date Due: 8/31/2016
Date Completed:5/13/2016
2016-00727
Topic: Engineering report TNL3-99-1, dated May 1999.
Requester: Andrew Viccaro Zorn
Comments: CLOSED. Released in Full
Date Received: 3/31/2016
Date Due: 4/28/2016
Date Completed:4/8/2016
2016-00728
Topic: Hydro Optimization Team meeting agenda and minutes.
Requester: Douglas Albright
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 3/31/2016
Date Due: 5/13/2016
Date Completed:5/9/2016
2016-00743
Topic: Energy NW presentations to Execute Board from 7/1/2015
Requester: Jacob Gellman
Comments: CLOSED. Released in Full
Date Received: 4/4/2016
Date Due: 8/15/2016
Date Completed:6/13/2016
2016-00800
Topic: Financial records of BPA supporting the Public Broadcasting Corporation
Requester: Donald Merrill
Comments: CLOSED. No Responsive Records
Date Received: 4/11/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:4/22/2016
2016-00801
Topic: Emails related to BPA policy on prohibiting firearms
Requester: Ken Gorsuch
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 4/14/2016
Date Due: 11/4/2016
Date Completed:11/1/2016
2016-00804
Topic: source code and documentation for Dynamic Debt Repayment System
Requester: Tim Newsom
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 4/18/2016
Date Due: 10/30/2016
Date Completed:11/3/2016
2016-00812
Topic: BPA easement
Requester: Jeremiah Moore
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 4/18/2016
Date Due: 5/19/2016
Date Completed:5/17/2016
2016-00835
Topic: Corona & Field Effects software
Requester: Paul Ortmann
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 4/25/2016
Date Due: 5/23/2016
Date Completed:4/25/2016
2016-00852
Topic: All communications since 1/1/2013 between BPA and Southern California Edison re the Tehachapi Renewable Transmission Project to install underground transmission lines.
Requester: William Campbell
Comments: CLOSED. No Responsive Records
Date Received: 4/26/2016
Date Due: 10/14/2016
Date Completed:8/26/2016
2016-00910
Topic: Documents showing power produced by JC-BIOMETHANE, LLC
Requester: Wes Franco
Comments: CLOSED. No Responsive Records
Date Received: 5/11/2016
Date Due: 8/15/2016
Date Completed:6/8/2016
2016-00911
Topic: Transmission agreements DE-MP65-85WP59106 and DE-MS79-81BP90493.
Requester: Dirk R. Middents
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 5/12/2016
Date Due: 8/12/2016
Date Completed:8/1/2016
2016-00922
Topic: AnyPole software
Requester: Kenichi Yamazaki
Comments: CLOSED. Released in Full
Date Received: 5/17/2016
Date Due: 6/15/2016
Date Completed:5/23/2016
2016-00925
Topic: Supplemental request to 2016-00800; BPA contributions to multiple Public Broadcasting entities.
Requester: Donald Merrill
Comments: CLOSED. No Responsive Records
Date Received: 5/17/2016
Date Due: 6/15/2016
Date Completed:5/23/2016
2016-00942
Topic: Emails referencing an individual from February 2015 to present
Requester: Sean Riddell
Comments: CLOSED. Withdrawn.
Date Received: 5/23/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:5/24/2016
2016-00943
Topic: Most recent contract with Centerra Integrated Facilities Services, LLC.
Requester: Nicole Knudsen
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 5/23/2016
Date Due: 9/29/2017
Date Completed:9/22/2017
2016-00944
Topic: On behalf of individual - all records VanderHouwen & Associates, Inc.
Requester: Renea I. Saade
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 5/24/2016
Date Due: 11/30/2016
Date Completed:8/17/2016
 
 
 
2016-01025
Topic: Financial records on unclaimed funds
Requester: Jordan Maurer
Comments: CLOSED. Withdrawn.
Date Received: 6/8/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:6/9/2016
2016-01047
Topic: Biological Assessments & Biological Opinions re the effects of O&M of dams on bull trout critical habitat.
Requester: Kristine Akland
Comments: OPEN
Date Received: 6/8/2016
Date Due: 6/28/2018
Date Completed:
2016-01058
Topic: Contracts covering FY 2014 & FY 2015 Fish Accord projects from four projects; contracts re the CTWS Pacific lamprey project at Fifteenmile Creek in The Dalles.
Requester: Taylor Anderson
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 6/15/2016
Date Due: 1/6/2017
Date Completed:1/5/2017
2016-01059
Topic: Emails related to decisions or policies.
Requester: Taylor Anderson
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 6/15/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:9/9/2016
2016-01067
Topic: Corona & Field Effects software
Requester: Allan Muir
Comments: CLOSED. Released in Full
Date Received: 6/22/2016
Date Due: 7/15/2016
Date Completed:6/23/2016
2016-01096
Topic: Documentation on Child Care benefit
Requester: Noah Payton
Comments: CLOSED. No Responsive Records
Date Received: 6/29/2016
Date Due: 7/28/2016
Date Completed:7/15/2016
2016-01134
Topic: BPA land survey under easements within Satsop-Aberdeen (Grays Harbor County).
Requester: Penny Thomas
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 7/5/2016
Date Due: 8/2/2016
Date Completed:7/19/2016
2016-01250
Topic: HCM Records
Requester: Dale Church
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 8/1/2016
Date Due: 3/24/2017
Date Completed:3/24/2017
2016-01251
Topic: Unliquidated obligations.
Requester: Michael Lazar
Comments: CLOSED.
Date Received: 7/29/2016
Date Due: 11/15/2016
Date Completed:10/25/2016
2016-01254
Topic: Corona & Field Effects Software.
Requester: Winson Dan
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 8/5/2016
Date Due: 8/25/2016
Date Completed:8/9/2016
 
 
 
2016-01274
Topic: Corona Field Effects Software
Requester: Winson Dan
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 8/5/2016
Date Due: 8/25/2016
Date Completed:8/9/2016
2016-01296
Topic: All emails to/from Sandra Boardman, 10/1/2015 to 8/3/2016.
Requester: Tanya Snyder
Comments: OPEN
Date Received: 8/3/2016
Date Due: 7/2/2018
Date Completed:
2016-01301
Topic: Names, addresses, lease locations and lease amounts for all private lessees of BPA-owned properties located in Washington State.
Requester: Rick Bryant
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 8/11/2016
Date Due: 3/31/2017
Date Completed:2/21/2017
2016-01304
Topic: Corona and Field Effects Software
Requester: Jorge E. Medina
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 8/10/2016
Date Due: 9/8/2016
Date Completed:8/15/2016
2016-01305
Topic: Corona and Field Effects Software
Requester: Nicholas Moe
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 8/12/2016
Date Due: 9/12/2016
Date Completed:8/15/2016
2016-01306
Topic: Corona and Field Effects Software
Requester: Dr. Pieter H. Pretorius
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 8/12/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:8/19/2016
2016-01312
Topic: The Department of Energy's FOIA Process Materials.
Requester: Patrick Malone
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 7/21/2016
Date Due: 12/9/2016
Date Completed:12/5/2016
2016-01349
Topic: Corona and Field Effects Software
Requester: Michelle Bell
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 8/22/2016
Date Due: 9/19/2016
Date Completed:8/31/2016
2016-01350
Topic: Agency record(s) re the agreement described in the press as '20-year deal that promises to fund for hatchery operations, maintenance and improvements.'
Requester: Charles Pace
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 8/23/2016
Date Due: 10/14/2016
Date Completed:10/13/2016
2016-01355
Topic: Buckley Substation Geotechnical report(s) and related communications.
Requester: Allan Lemley
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 8/23/2016
Date Due: 9/21/2016
Date Completed:9/9/2016
2016-01356
Topic: Corona and Field Effects and AnyPole Software
Requester: Mario Dansachmüller
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 8/23/2016
Date Due: 9/21/2016
Date Completed:8/31/2016
2016-01383
Topic: ANYPOLE Software
Requester: Konstantinos Velitsikakis
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 8/30/2016
Date Due: 9/28/2016
Date Completed:8/31/2016
2016-01589
Topic: SES Travel expense records
Requester: Sean Barry
Comments: CLOSED. Withdrawn.
Date Received: 9/20/2016
Date Due:
Date Completed:10/12/2016
2016-01590
Topic: Officer report and and camera footage
Requester: Ryan Conner
Comments: CLOSED. Withdrawn
Date Received: 9/28/2016
Date Due: 10/13/2016
Date Completed:11/17/2016
2016-01591
Topic: Master Agreements and releases between BPA and Terraqua, Inc.; Emails from Micheal Ward (Terraqua) and Holladay Sloan; A follow-up request to 2012-00195-F from the same requester.
Requester: Patrick Ross Moberg
Comments: OPEN
Date Received: 9/28/2016
Date Due: 7/18/2018
Date Completed:
2016-01592
Topic: All agency records re collection of under-charged amounts re SDD, February 2010 through June 2015.
Requester: Adrienne Thompson
Comments: OPEN
Date Received: 9/29/2016
Date Due: 8/29/2018
Date Completed:
2016-01593
Topic: Communications re TTSL calculations, between 1999 and 2007, and May 2007 and 2010.
Requester: Adrienne Thompson
Comments: OPEN
Date Received: 9/29/2016
Date Due: 8/29/2018
Date Completed:5/4/2018
2016-01594
Topic: Records re errors in Total Transmission System Load (TTSL) calculations that occurred 1999 and 2007, and May 2007 and 2010.
Requester: Adrienne Thompson
Comments: OPEN
Date Received: 9/29/2016
Date Due: 8/29/2018
Date Completed:
2016-01595
Topic: All agency records re correcting any prior billing errors; “Agency Decision Framework” as described in BPA Manual Chapter 21.5.
Requester: Adrienne Thompson
Comments: OPEN
Date Received: 9/29/2016
Date Due: 8/29/2018
Date Completed:
2016-01596
Topic: Retroactive Billing Adjustment Six Year Limit Memorandum, March 25, 2008.
Requester: Adrienne Thompson
Comments: CLOSED
Date Received: 9/29/2016
Date Due: 2/17/2017
Date Completed:2/17/2017