BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:
RESOLUTION TO EXTEND THE
CONTRACT #18246 WITH CARLSON AND KIRWAN IN THE AMOUNT OF $60,000 FOR MANAGING
THE NATURAL GAS ADVERTISING PROGRAM TO COVER THE YEAR 2000.
RESOLVED, that Carlson and
Kirwan be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing the management
of the natural gas advertising program for the gas division for the year
2000 in the estimated amount of $60,000, payable out of Gas Fund 520, Dept./Agency
900, Organization 0560, Object 5340.
OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the extension of
Contract 18246 for the management and purchase of the natural gas advertising
program for the Gas Division. In 1998, a committee, composed of our Gas
and Energy Coordinator, City of Duluth Communications Manager and other
Water and Gas employees, selected Carlson and Kirwan after interviewing
and reviewing proposals from the two qualifying agencies returning proposals
to manage the natural gas advertising program. This resolution will authorize
the continuation of the program during 2000. The estimated cost of this
program for 2000 is $60,000. Requisition No. 98-0439; Contract No. C-18246.