00-0215R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO ST. JOSEPH EQUIPMENT, INC., FOR TWO TRACTOR BACKHOE LOADERS, IN THE AMOUNT OF $128,244.90.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

RESOLVED, that St. Joseph Equipment, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering two Case Model 580SL tractor backhoe loaders for the public works and utilities department/water, gas and sewer division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $128,244.90, terms net 30, FOB destination, $23,256.62 payable out of Water Fund 510, Dept./Agency 900, Organization 0505, Object 5580, $38,878.67 payable out of Gas Fund 520, Dept./Agency 900, Organization 0505, Object 5580 and $66,109.61 payable out of Sewer Fund 530, Dept./Agency 500, Organization 0505, Object 5580.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of two Case Model 580SL tractor backhoe loaders from St. Joseph Equipment, Inc. for $128,244.90 to be paid from Water, Gas and Sewer Funds, Public Works and Utilities Department, capital equipment expenses. This purchase is being made under Cooperative Purchase Agreement citing Minnesota State Contract #424240. St. Joseph Equipment, Inc. was low bidder from this area for the State of Minnesota heavy equipment bid.

Uncommitted water funds in Object 5580 is $226,644; uncommitted gas funds in Object 5580 is $317,350; uncommitted sewer funds in Object 5580 is $176,777. Requisition No. 00-0372