01-0018R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING RENEWAL OF AN AGREEMENT WITH DELTA DENTAL FOR PROVIDING ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES TO THE CITY OF DULUTH IN CONNECTION WITH EMPLOYEE DENTAL CARE BENEFITS DURING YEAR 2001, AT AN ESTIMATED COST OF $38,386.

BY PRESIDENT EDWARDS:

        RESOLVED, that the city is hereby authorized to renew an agreement, on file with the city clerk as Public Document No. _________________, with Delta Dental for year 2001 for administrative services to the city in connection with its self-funded employee dental plan, at a rate of $1.85/month for single coverage, $3.67/month for employee plus spouse and $5.52/month for employee plus two or more dependents, at an estimated total cost of $38,386, which shall be payable from Fund 633.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution approves renewal of an agreement with Delta Dental for administration of employee dental care benefits during year 2001. The rates for year 2001 are the same as those in 2000. The number of participating employees is 1,234. The total administration cost for the year under this contract is $38,386.