00-0471R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO ULLAND BROTHERS, INC., FOR APPROXIMATELY 7,000 CUBIC YARDS OF WASHED SAND, IN THE AMOUNT OF $62,802.25.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Ulland Brothers, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering approximately 7,000 cubic yards of washed sand for the public works and utilities department in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $62,802.25, terms Net 30, FOB destination, payable out of General Fund 100, Dept./Agency 500, Organization 2000, Object 5233.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of approximately 7,000 cubic yards of washed sand from Ulland Brothers, Inc., for $62,802.25 to be paid from Fund 100, Agency 500, Object 2000. Ulland Brothers, Inc., was the lowest of the two companies who responded. The washed sand is used for winter application on roadways within the city of Duluth for traction. The budgeted amount is $88,000. Bid No. 00-0572
 
Tabulation of bids received June 22, 2000
Ulland Brothers, Inc., Cloquet, MN $62,802.25
Duluth Ready Mix, Inc., Duluth, MN $65,555.00