01-0472R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH R.L.K. - KUUSISTO, LTD, FOR PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR YEAR 2002 STREET IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM FOR CONGDON PARK WEST - LOWER 2 IN AN ESTIMATED AMOUNT OF $269,788.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        WHEREAS, the city of Duluth desires to complete engineering services; and

        WHEREAS, the city desires to hire a consulting engineer to provide the professional engineering services required to design and construction phases of year 2002 Congdon Park West - Lower 2; and

        WHEREAS, R.L.K. - Kuusisto, Ltd, has submitted a proposal for engineering services in connection with this project.

        NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement with R.L.K. - Kuusisto, Ltd, to provide the city with such engineering services.

        BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the cost of said engineering services, estimated at $269,788, will be payable from the Street Improvement Program Fund 0440, Dept./Agency 038, Organization 0202, Object 5530.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the professional engineering services required to design and construction phases of year 2002 Congdon Park West - Lower 2. The unobligated amount is Object 5530 is $1,928,880. Bid No. 01-0555; Job No. 9067RS02