01-0415R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT WITH RREM FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES NECESSARY FOR THE CLOSURE OF FORMER DULUTH DUMP SITE NO. 1 FOR A CONSIDERATION OF $50,240.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are hereby authorized and directed to execute an agreement with RREM, an MSA division, filed as Public Document No. _____________, for professional services needed in conjunction with the closing of former Duluth Dump Site No. 1. The compensation under this agreement shall not exceed $50,240 and shall be paid from the Self Insurance Fund 0605-036-1650-5319.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes a contract with RREM for engineering and wetland work associated with the final closure of former Duluth Dump Site No. 1.   RREM has been the consulting engineer for all remedial work completed at the site.  This contract will provide services for completing the remedial design/response action plan for the site, as required by the Minnesota pollution control agency and for finalizing restoration of 8.5 acres of wetlands on site.  The cost for this work will be paid from the self insurance fund.