01-0615R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO JOHNSON BROTHERS CORPORATION FOR REHABILITATION OF BRIDGE NUMBER L6114 ON NINTH STREET IN THE AMOUNT OF $1,193,133.94.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that Johnson Brothers Corporation be and hereby is awarded a contract for rehabilitation of Bridge Number L6114 on Ninth Street over Chester Creek for the engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $1,193,133.94, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Permanent Improvement Fund 0411, Dept./Agency 035, Organization 2133, Object 5530; to be reimbursed by Federal TEA 21 in the amount of $905,936.40; State Transportation Fund 29 in the amount of $226,484.10 and municipal state aid in the amount of $60,713.44.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the rehabilitation of Bridge L6114 on Ninth Street over Chester Creek by Johnson Brothers Corporation for $1,193,133.94 to be paid from Permanent Improvement Fund 0411. Johnson Brothers Corporation was the lowest of the three companies who responded; to be reimbursed by Federal TEA 21 in the amount of $905,936.40; State Transportation Fund 29 in the amount of $226,484.10 and municipal state aid in the amount of $60,713.44. The low bid is $100,423.04 (9.19 percent) over the engineers' estimate of $1,092,710.90 and all increases in funding have been approved by the district state aid engineer. Bid No. 01-0593; Job No. 9053FA98; S.P. No. 118-134-12; MN Project No. BHSTP6909(025)
 
Tabulation of bids received August 9, 2001
Johnson Brothers Corporation, Litchfield, MN $1,193,133.94
Northland Constructors, Duluth, MN $1,672,086.50
Progressive Contractors, St. Michael, MN $1,696,520.00