00-0368R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO LETOURNEAU AND SONS, INC., FOR YEAR 2000 STREET IMPROVEMENT PROJECT AT CODY STREET SOUTHWEST, IN THE AMOUNT OF $524,753.50.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Letourneau and Sons, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of Year 2000 Street Improvement Project at Cody Street southwest for the engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $524,753.50, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Street Improvement Program Fund 440, Dept./Agency 038, Organization 0002, Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the construction of Year 2000 street improvement project at Cody Street southwest including 60th Avenue West from Roosevelt to Greene Street; 61st Avenue West from Greene Street to Pizarro Street; Bristol Street from 63rd Avenue West to 62nd Avenue West; Greene Street from 61st Avenue West to 59th Avenue West and Pizarro Street from 64th Avenue West to 61st Avenue West (see attached map) by Letourneau and Sons for $524,753.50 to be paid from Street Improvement Program Fund 440. Letourneau and Sons, Inc., was the lowest of the five companies who responded. The estimated budget amount for this project is $591,185. Bid No. 00-0490 Job No. 9055RS00
 
Tabulation of bids received May 3, 2000:
Letourneau and Sons, Duluth, MN $524,753.50
Nels Nelson and Sons, Cloquet, MN $537,247.10
Northland Constructors, Duluth, MN $542,570.40
Ulland Brothers, Cloquet, MN $548,600.00
Louis Leustek & Sons, Ely, MN $649,542.33