00-0201R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO GROSSMAN CHEVROLET COMPANY, INC., FOR THREE CARGO VANS IN THE AMOUNT OF $58,184.72.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

RESOLVED, that Grossman Chevrolet, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering three Chevrolet Express cargo vans for the public works and utilities department in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $58,184.72, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of Water Fund 510 ($23,273.89) & Gas Fund 520 ($34,910.83), Dept./Agency 900, Organization 0505, Object 5580.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of three Chevrolet cargo vans from Grossman Chevrolet, Inc., for $58184.72 to be paid from Fund 510 & 520, Agency 900, Object 5580. These vehicles is to be used in the customer service division (former service division and the billing and credit office). They replace units #1599, #1600 & #1601 which are Ford 1 ton vans 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 #424730, release T-642. $89,500 was budgeted for this purchase in the 2000 capital equipment budget. Bid No. 00-0405