01-0349R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO ST. LOUIS COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNICATIONS FOR COMPUTER AIDED DISPATCH SYSTEM ACCESS IN THE AMOUNT OF $24,360.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

        RESOLVED, that St. Louis County department of communications be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing computer aided dispatch system access for the police department in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $24,360, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of General Fund 0100, Dept./Agency 200, Organization 1610, Object 5441.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of one year's use of computer aided dispatch system access from St. Louis County department of communications for $24,360 to be paid from General Fund 0100. The access is to the 911 service through use of 45 mobile data terminals. The bureau of criminal apprehension invoices St. Louis County for the mobile data terminal access. St. Louis County in turn bills the city of Duluth for the 51 MDT's. Seven CAD ports and two BCA ports, all connected to the BCA via St. Louis County, department of communications. St Louis County department of communications is a sole provider of this service. The appropriation unit dollars is $722,200. Requisition No. 01-0206