01-0670R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO BACHAND PAINTING AND DECORATING FOR PAINTING OF 2,800 GAS METER PIPING THROUGHOUT THE CITY OF DULUTH IN THE AMOUNT OF $30,500.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that Bachand Painting and Decorating be and hereby is awarded a contract for painting of 2,800 gas meter piping throughout the city of Duluth for the utility operations division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $30,500, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Gas Fund 0520, Dept./Agency 500, Organization 1945, Object 5400.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the painting of 2,800 gas meter piping throughout the city of Duluth by Bachand Painting & Decorating for $30,500 to be paid from Gas Fund 0520. Bachand Painting was the lowest of the two companies who responded. This is the annual program for corrosion protection of gas service piping to comply with federal office of pipeline safety regulations. This contract is the second year of a three-year agreement. Requisition No. 01-0516; Bid No. 00-0019
 
Tabulation of bids received December 22, 1999
Bachand Painting, Superior, WI $30,500
Lakehead Painting, Superior, WI $41,560