01-0212R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH S.R.F. CONSULTING GROUP, INC., FOR PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR DESIGN OF TRAFFIC SIGNAL SYSTEM ON 59TH AVENUE WEST AND GRAND AVENUE IN AN ESTIMATED AMOUNT OF $6,500.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        WHEREAS, the city of Duluth desires to provide a permanent traffic signal system at 59th Avenue West and Grand Avenue; and

        WHEREAS, the city desires to hire a consulting engineer to provide the engineering services required for design traffic signal system and replacement of controllers and cabinets; and

        WHEREAS, S.R.F. Consulting Group, Inc., has submitted a proposal for engineering services in connection with this project.

        NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement with S.R.F. Consulting Group, Inc., to provide the city with such engineering services.

        BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the cost of said engineering services, estimated at $6,500, will be payable from the Permanent Improvement Fund 0411, Dept./Agency 035, Organization 2228, Object 5530; to be reimbursed by municipal state aid.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize the professional engineering services from S.R.F. Consulting Group, Inc., to be paid from Permanent Improvement Fund 411.  S.R.F. Consulting Group will provide a permanent traffic signal system at 59th Avenue West and Grand Avenue and replacement of controllers and cabinets at 40th Avenue West, 44th Avenue West, 46th Avenue West and Grand Avenue (as per map).  The uncommitted funds in Object 5530 is $69,308; to be reimbursed by municipal state aid. Bid No. 01-0398; Job No. 9303TR01