00-0606R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO EARL F. ANDERSEN, INC., FOR PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT, IN THE AMOUNT OF $26,800.

BY PRESIDENT GILBERT:

RESOLVED, that Earl F. Andersen, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering playground equipment for the community development division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $26,800, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of CDBG Fund 262, Dept./Agency 623, Object 6308.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of playground replacement equipment for Blackmer Park from Earl F. Andersen, Inc., for $26,800 to be paid from Fund 262, Agency 623, Object 6308. Earl F. Andersen, Inc., was the only vendor who responded with a bid. Bids were sent to nine potential vendors and the ad was placed in the Duluth News-Tribune on August 11 and 14, 2000. The estimated budget amount is $30,000. The uncommitted funds in Object 6308 is $32,000. Bid No. 00-0653
Tabulation of bids received August 28, 2000:
Earl F. Andersen, Inc., Bloomington, MN $ 26,800