00-0319R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO NORTHLAND CONSTRUCTORS, INC., FOR LOWER MICHIGAN STREET YEAR 2000 STREET IMPROVEMENT PROJECT, IN THE AMOUNT OF $1,280,197.78.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Northland Constructors, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of the 2000 street improvement project located on Lower Michigan Street for the engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $1,280,197.78, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Permanent Improvement Fund 411, Dept./Agency 035, Organization 2165, Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the contract for the construction of Lower Michigan Street, between 22nd Avenue West and 12th Avenue West, City of Duluth Job #8939MA95 from Northland Constructors, Inc. for $1,280,197.78 to be paid from Fund 411, Agency 035, Org 2165 and to be reimbursed by Municipal State Aid Turnback Funds ($737,490), Municipal State Aid Construction Funds ($142,707.00) and Bons proceeds ($400,000). Northland Constructors, Inc. was the lowest of the six companies who responded. The construction budget is $1,418,762.75 Bid No. 00-0461
 
Tabulation of bids received April 27, 2000:
Northland Constructors, Inc., Duluth, MN $1,280,197.78
Billmans Construction, Inc., Hermantown, MN $1,406,386.31
KGM Contractors, Inc., Angora, MN $1,434,804.23
Letourneau & Sons, Inc., Duluth, MN $1,405,284.32
Louis Leustek & Sons, Inc., Ely, MN $1,335,654.99
Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc., Cloquet, MN $1,334,114.68