01-0674R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO SHORT ELLIOTT HENDRICKSON, INC., (SEH) FOR PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR DRAINAGE COURSE IMPROVEMENTS ALONG OREGON AND GREY'S CREEKS AT AN ESTIMATED COST OF $28,000.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        WHEREAS, the city of Duluth desires to stabilize the banks and infrastructure along Oregon and Grey's creeks; and

        WHEREAS, the city desires to hire a consulting engineer to provide the engineering services required for the survey, hydraulics, geotechnical work and design, right-of-way research, plans and specifications, bidding and construction engineering for Grey's Creek between East Sixth Street and East Sixth Street Alley, and Oregon Creek below Jefferson Street to 20th Avenue East; and

        WHEREAS, Short Elliott Hendrickson (S.E.H., Inc.) 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 S.E.H., Inc., to provide the city with such engineering services.

        BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the cost of said engineering services, estimated at $28,000, will be payable from the Storm Water Fund 0535, Dept./ Agency 500, Organization 1905, Object 5533.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize Short Elliott Hendricks, Inc., to provide professional design and construction engineering services for repair of the failed drainage course slopes, banks and infrastructure along Oregon and Grey's creeks at an estimated cost of $28,000.