00-0374R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO EARL F. ANDERSEN, INC., FOR PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT, IN THE AMOUNT OF $59,579.

BY COUNCILOR EDWARDS:

RESOLVED, that Earl F. Andersen, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering playground equipment for Washington Square, Lafayette Square and Fairmont Park for the public works and utilities department in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $59,579.30, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of Capital Improvement Fund 450, Dept./Agency 015, Organization 2000, Object C008.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of playground equipment for city parks at Washington Square, Lafayette Square and Fairmont Park from Earl F. Andersen, Inc., for $59,579.30 to be paid from Fund 450, Agency 015, Object C008. These playground components will be installed by city crews this summer. These improvements are Year 2000 capital improvement program (CIP) funded projects. Earl F. Andersen, Inc., was the only company of the eight companies sent bids which responded to the bid. Bid No. #00-0514
 
Tabulation of bids received May 11, 2000:
Earl F Andersen, Inc., Bloomington, MN $59,579.30