01-0477R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH KRECH, OJARD AND ASSOCIATES, P.A., TO PROVIDE PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR RECONSTRUCTION/OVERLAY OF FIRST STREET, ESTIMATED AT $115,799.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        WHEREAS, the city of Duluth desires to provide an improved street at First Street from 27th Avenue West to 21st Avenue West and 21st Avenue West to Piedmont Avenue; and

        WHEREAS, the city desires to hire a consulting engineer to provide the engineering services required for design and construction phases; and

        WHEREAS, Krech, Ojard and Associates, P.A., 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 Krech, Ojard and Associates, P.A., to provide the city with such engineering services.

        BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the cost of said engineering services, estimated at $115,799, will be payable from the Permanent Improvement Fund 411, Dept./Agency 035, Organization 2171, Object 5530; to be reimbursed through municipal state aid (MSA).



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the professional engineering services of design and construction phases by Krech, Ojard and Associates, P.A. for an estimated cost of $115,799 for the reconditioning/overlay of First Street from 27th Avenue West to 21st Avenue West and 21st Avenue West to Piedmont Avenue; to be reimbursed through municipal state aid funds (MSA). Requisition No. 01-0562; Job Nos. 9132MA02 & 9133MA02