01-0272R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO J.R. JENSEN AND SON, INC., FOR CONSTRUCTION OF ADDITIONS AND RENOVATIONS TO FIRE HALL #6, IN THE AMOUNT OF $632,400.

BY PRESIDENT EDWARDS:

        RESOLVED, that J.R. Jensen and Son, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of additions and renovations to Lakeside Fire Hall #6 for the architect division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $632,400, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Capital Improvements Fund 0450, Dept./Agency 015, Organization 2000, Object C004.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize a construction contract to J.R. Jensen & Son, Inc. for the additions and alterations to Fire Hall #6 in the Lakeside neighborhood in the amount of $632,400 to be paid from Capital Improvements Fund 0450. This construction includes a neighborhood policing station within the fire hall. J.R. Jensen & Sons, Inc. was the lowest of four companies who responded. Construction completion is scheduled for October 2001. The uncommitted funds in Object C004 is $722,844. Bid No. 01-0343; Job No. OT-9748
 
Tabulation of bids received March 22, 2001
J.R Jensen & Son, Superior, WI $632,400
Don Holm Construction Company, Duluth, MN $672,500
Max Gray Construction, Hibbing, MN $683,400
Erling Hansen Contractor, Duluth, MN $692,000