00-0373R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO NELS NELSON AND SONS, INC., FOR STREET IMPROVEMENT AT 33RD AVENUE WEST, IN THE AMOUNT OF $122,256.53.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of street improvement at 33rd Avenue West between Superior Street and Michigan Street for the engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $122,256.53, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Special Assessment Fund 810, Dept./Agency 038, Organization 5324, Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the construction of the Street Improvement at 33rd Avenue West between Superior Street and Michigan Street by Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc. for $122,256.53 to be paid from Special Assessment Fund 810. Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc. was the lowest of the six companies who responded. The estimated cost for this project is $150,676. Bid No. 00-0502 Job No. 9201RS99
 
Tabulation of bids received May 11, 2000:
Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc., Cloquet, MN $122,256.53
Billman Construction, Hermantown, MN $124,137.50
Northland Constructors, Inc., Duluth, MN $135,103.10
Letourneau and Sons, Duluth, MN $144,695.00
Louis Leustek & Sons, Ely, MN $157,297.55
Viele Contracting, Duluth, MN $175,996.00