00-0202R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO FALLS AUTOMOTIVE, INC., FOR A DODGE INTREPID AUTOMOBILE IN THE AMOUNT OF $17,779.43.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

RESOLVED, that Falls Automotive, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering a Dodge Intrepid automobile for the public works and utilities department in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $17,779.43, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of Water Fund 510 ($7,117.77) & Gas Fund 520 ($10,667.66), Dept./Agency 900, Organization 0505, Object 5580.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of a Dodge Intrepid automobile from Falls Automotive, Inc., for $17,779.43 to be paid from Fund 510 & 520, Agency 900, Object 5580. This vehicle is to be used in the customer service division (former service division and billing and credit office). It replaces unit #1612, 1991 Ford Tempo, which will be sold at the city auction. The award to be made under the Cooperative Purchasing Venture (CPV) with the state of Minnesota Contract #424588, release A-175. $26,500 is budgeted for this purchase and in the 2000 capital equipment budget. Bid No. 00-0406