01-0057R

RESOLUTION AMENDING RESOLUTION 00-0030 AWARDING CONTRACT TO BACHAND PAINTING AND DECORATING FOR PAINTING OF GAS METERS, TO INCREASE THE AMOUNT BY $11,140.75 FOR A NEW TOTAL OF $39,480.75.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that Resolution 00-0030 to Bachand Painting and Decorating for painting of gas meters throughout the city of Duluth be amended to increase the amount by $11,140.75 for a new total of $39,480.75, payable out of Gas Fund 520, Dept./Agency 900, Organization 0540, Object 5400.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize an amendment to Resolution 00-0030, passed on January 10, 2000, for painting of gas meters throughout the city of Duluth. This is the annual program for corrosion protection of gas service piping to comply with federal office of pipeline safety regulations. This amendment will authorize the additional 1,002 gas meter piping sets. The uncommitted funds for Object 5400 is $566,257. Bid No. 00-0019; Job No. 2606; Contract No. C-18609
 
Tabulation of bids received December 22, 1999
Bachand Painting, Superior, WI $28,340
Lakehead Painting, Superior, WI $39,400