00-0546R

RESOLUTION AMENDING RESOLUTION 00-0373 AWARDING CONTRACT TO NELS NELSON AND SONS, INC., FOR 33RD AVENUE WEST STREET IMPROVEMENT, TO INCREASE THE AMOUNT BY $72,777.70 FOR A NEW TOTAL OF $195,034.23.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Resolution 00-0373 to Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc., for construction of street improvement at 33rd Avenue West between Superior Street and Michigan Street, be amended to increase the amount by $72,777.70 for a new total of $195,034.23, payable out of Storm Water Utility Fund 535, Dept./Agency 500, Organization 0505, Object 5533.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize an amendment to Resolution 00-0373, passed on May 22, 2000, for the construction of the street improvement at 33rd Avenue West between Superior Street and Michigan Street. The additional cost is repairs and replacement of 120 feet of storm sewer with 54" RCP. The storm sewer collapsed under sidewalk above Superior Street on 33rd Avenue West. This amendment will replace storm sewer in conjunction with City Job #9201RS99 as extra work. Existing storm sewer under Superior Street was built in 1931. Bid No. 00-0502; Job No. 9201RS99; Contract No. C-5324
 
Tabulation of bids received on 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