01-0636R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONSULTANT AGREEMENT WITH DAMBERG, SCOTT, GERZINA, WAGNER FOR PROVIDING CERTAIN ARCHITECTURAL SERVICES TO THE CITY OF DULUTH IN CONNECTION WITH THE CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW PUBLIC WORKS AND UTILITIES MAINTENANCE FACILITY ON GARFIELD AVENUE IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $397,000.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are hereby authorized to enter into a consultant agreement with Damberg, Scott, Gerzina, Wagner for the sum of not to exceed $397,000, from utility bond construction fund, Ag. 500, Obj. 5532, Job #S9620, for providing certain architectural design services to the city of Duluth in connection with the consolidated public works and utilities maintenance facility on Garfield Avenue, said services and payment therefore to be substantially as outlined in the agreement on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ______.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution would authorize a consultant agreement with Damberg, Scott, Gerzina, Wagner for the complete architectural and engineering design services for a new public works and utilities maintenance facility on the existing Garfield Avenue water and gas site, in an amount of $397,000. Damberg, Scott, Gerzina, Wagner was selected from a group of eight design teams that submitted qualifications for this project. The tentative construction commencement for this project is the spring of 2002.