00-0200R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO CUMMINGS CHRYSLER DODGE, INC., FOR TWO DODGE PICKUP TRUCKS IN THE AMOUNT OF $52,940.71.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

RESOLVED, that Cummings Chrysler Dodge, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering two Dodge Ram pickup trucks for the public works and utilities department in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $52,940.71, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of Water Fund 510 ($21,796.64) & Gas Fund 520 ($31,761.07), Dept./Agency 900, Organization 0505, Object 5580.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of two Dodge pickups from Cummings Chrysler Diodge, Inc., for $52,940.71 to be paid from Fund 510 & 520, Agency 900, Object 5580. This vehicle is to be used in the utilities operations division (former distribution division sewer division). They replace units #1605 & #1621 which are 3/4 ton Ford pickups and will be sold at the city auction. The award to be made under the Cooperative Purchasing Venture (CPV) with the state of Minnesota Contract #424722, release T-643. $61,800 was budgeted for this purchase in the 2000 capital equipment budget. Bid No. 00-0404