01-0450R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO LEVINE AND SON, INC., FOR STREET IMPROVEMENT ON WOODLAWN STREET IN THE AMOUNT OF $434,526.50.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that Levine and Son, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for street construction on Woodlawn Street for the engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $434,526.50, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Special Assessment Fund 0410, Dept./Agency 038, Organization 5330, Object 5530.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the construction of Woodlawn Street from 48-1/2 Avenue East to 52nd Avenue East by Levine and Son for $434,526.50 to be paid from Special Assessment Fund 0410. This is a petition project for street, sanitary sewer, water and gas to serve 26 new building sites which is 100 percent assessable. Levine and Son was the lowest of the eight companies who responded. The estimated cost for this project was $447,345. Bid No. 01-0054; Job No. 9214RS00
 
Tabulation of bids received March 8, 2001
Levine and Son, Duluth, MN $434,526.50
Reuben Johnson and Son, Superior, WI $463,300.00
Letourneau and Sons, Duluth, MN $464,286.30
Nels Nelson and Sons, Cloquet, MN $471,528.23
Arcon Construction, Harris, MN $481,771.89
Northland Constructors, Duluth, MN $497,601.55
K.G.M.Contractors, Angora, MN $568,591.25
Utilities System of America, Eveleth, MN* $423,585.35
*Utilities System of America withdrew their bid