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RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO LEVINE AND SON, INC., FOR RECONSTRUCTION OF BRICK ARCH/BREWERY CREEK TUNNEL, LOCATED AT FIFTH STREET ALLEY, IN THE AMOUNT OF $59,418.50.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Levine and Son, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for reconstruction of brick arch on Brewery Creek tunnel, located at Fifth Street Alley for the city engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $59,418.50, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Stormwater Utility Fund 535, Dept./Agency 500, Organization 0505, Object 5533.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the reconstruction of a brick arch on a 5' x 7' tunnel with a prefabricated concrete located on Brewery Creek at Fifth Street Alley between Sixth Avenue East and Seventh Avenue East by Levine and Son for $59,418.50 to be paid from Stormwater Utility Fund 535. The existing brick arch is collapsing with failure to occur in the future. The pre-fabricated concrete arch will replace 28 feet of existing brick arch. Levine and Son was the lowest of the two companies who responded. The estimated cost of this project is $63,000. The uncommitted funds in Object 5533 is $578,100. Bid No. 00-0708; Job No. 9260ST00
 
Tabulation of bids received October 11, 2000
Levine and Son, Inc., Duluth, MN $59,418.50
D.C. Enterprises, Inc., Duluth, MN $87,570.00