May 27, 2004 [SolarAccess.com] Beginning June 1, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will accept written bids to award a preference right-of-way to construct, operate, and maintain wind energy testing and/or generating facilities on approximately 285 acres of public lands near San Bernardino, California. The land segment is described as a portion of section 28, T 3S, R 4E, San Bernardino Meridian. Written bids will be accepted for a 45-day period beginning Tuesday, June 1, and ending 3 p.m., Thursday, July 15. The bidding period may be extended. Initial written bids must be submitted to the BLM, Palm Springs-South Coast Field Office, 690 West Garnet Ave., P.O. Box 581260, North Palm Springs, CA 92258-1260. For further information, contact Clause Kirby at the Palm Springs-South Coast Field Office, phone (760) 251-4850.