01-0106R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO ANIMAL SPECTRUM, INC., FOR ZOO ANIMAL FOODS FOR FELINE, OMNIVORE, POLAR BEAR AND PRIMATE DIETS, IN THE AMOUNT OF $16,000.

BY COUNCILOR NESS:

        RESOLVED, that Animal Spectrum, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering zoo animal foods for feline, omnivore, Polar Bear and primate diets for the Lake Superior Zoo in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $16,000, terms net 30, FOB shipping point, payable out of General Fund 100, Dept./Agency 400, Organization 1814, Object 5245.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize the purchase of zoo animal foods from Animal Spectrum, Inc., for $16,000 to be paid from General Fund 100, Agency 400, Object 5245. Six bids were sent out, and we received one bid. Animal Spectrum, Inc., was the only bid of five companies who were invited to bid. The uncommitted funds in object 5245 is $30,993.97. Bid No. 01-0076

Tabulation of bid received January 18, 2001:  Animal Spectrum, Inc., North Platte, NE - $16,000