00-0550R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO CENTURY FENCE, INC., FOR FENCE AND BACKSTOPS, IN THE AMOUNT OF $75,891.

BY COUNCILOR EDWARDS:

RESOLVED, that Century Fence, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering fence and backstops at various city of Duluth locations for the administrative services department in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $75,891, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Capital Improvement Fund 450, Dept./Agency 015, Organization 2000, Object C001 ($43,090) and Community Development Fund 262, Dept/Agency 622, Object 6213 ($32,801).


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase and installation of fence and backstops replacements at seven city of Duluth recreation center sites from Century Fence for $75,891 to be paid from Fund 450, Agency 015, Object C001 ($43,090) and Fund 262, Agency 622, Object 6213 ($32,801). Century Fence was the lowest of the three companies who responded. The estimated budget for this project was $76,055. The uncommited funds in Object C001 is $50,000 and the uncommitted funds in Object 6213 is $33,274. Bid No. 00-0613
 
Tabulation of bids received August 2, 2000
Century Fence, Inc., Forest Lake, MN $75,891
Keller Fence Company, Inc., Grand Rapids, MN $77,770
Oberg Fence, Inc., Deerwood, MN $87,500