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RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO BACHAND PAINTING FOR PAINTING OF 2,535 GAS METERS THROUGHOUT THE CITY OF DULUTH, IN THE AMOUNT OF $28,340.
BY PRESIDENT GILBERT:

RESOLVED, that Bachand Painting be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing painting of 2,535 gas meters throughout the city of Duluth for the water and gas department in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $28,340, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of gas Fund 520, Dept./Agency 900, Organization 0540, Object 5400.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the painting of 2535 gas meters throughout the City of Duluth from Bachand Painting for $28,340 to be paid from Fund 520, Agency 900, Object 5400. Bachand Painting was the lowest of the two above companies who responded. This is the annual program for corrosion protection of gas service piping to comply with federal office of pipeline safety regulations. The estimated cost for this was $25,000.
Tabulation of bids received December 22, 1999:
Bachand Painting, Superior, WI - $ 28,340.00
Lakehead Painting, Superior, WI - 39,400.00
Bid No. 00-0019