00-0478R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH KRECH, OJARD AND ASSOCIATES, P.A., TO PROVIDE PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR RECONSTRUCTION OF SUPERIOR STREET, ESTIMATED AT $151,942.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

WHEREAS, the city of Duluth desires to provide an improved street at Superior Street from 21st Avenue East to 26th Avenue East; and

WHEREAS, the city desires to hire a consulting engineer to provide the engineering services required for design and construction phases; and

WHEREAS, Krech, Ojard and Associates, P.A., has submitted a proposal for engineering services in connection with this project.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement with Krech, Ojard and Associates, P.A., to provide the city with such engineering services.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the cost of said engineering services, estimated at $151,942, will be payable from the Permanent Improvement Fund 411, Dept./Agency 035, Organization 2147, Object 5303.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize the professional engineering services from Krech, Ojard and Associates, P.A., to provide services in design, plan preparation, specifications and construction management for the reconstruction of Superior Street from 21st Avenue East to 26th Avenue East to be paid from Permanent Improvement Fund 411 with funding from trunk highway turn back.  The complete services are desired to review the existing streets and infrastructure, gather preliminary design data, perform engineering surveys and preliminary engineering, complete final design and construction administration services.  The uncommitted amount for object 5303 is $160,000. Bid No. 00-0605; Job No. 9115MA01.
 
Tabulation of bids received June 12, 2000
Krech, Ojard and Associates, P.A., Duluth, MN $151,942