01-0356R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO NELS NELSON AND SONS, INC., FOR CONSTRUCTION OF YEAR 2001 STREET IMPROVEMENT PROJECT OF LAKESIDE CENTRAL IN THE AMOUNT OF $599,682.82.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction year 2001 street improvement project of Lakeside Central for the engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $599,682.82, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Street Improvement Project Fund 0440, Dept./Agency 038, Organization 0107, Object 5530.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the year 2001 street improvement project of Lakeside Central including 50th Avenue East from Tioga Street to Oneida Street; 51sst Avenue East from Superior Street to Glenwood Street; Oneida Street from 49th Avenue East to 52nd Avenue East; Otsego Street from 51st Avenue East to 52nd Avenue East by Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc., for $599,682.82 to be paid from Street Improvement Program Fund 0440. Nels Nelson and Sons, Inc., was the lowest of the four companies who responded. The estimated cost of this project is $787,563.85. Bid No. 01-0437; Job. No. 9063RS01
 
Tabulation of bids received April 19, 2001
Nels Nelson and Sons Inc., Cloquet, MN $599,682.82
Levine and Son, Inc., Duluth, MN $664,663.75
Letourneau and Sons, Duluth, MN $767,949.85
Northland Constructors, Duluth, MN $772,814.65