01-0702R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO ZIEGLER, INC., FOR RENTAL OF AN EXCAVATOR IN THE AMOUNT OF $17,400.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that Ziegler, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for rental of a rubber tire excavator for three months for the utility operations division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $17,400, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of Stormwater Utility Fund 0535, Dept./Agency 500, Organization 1945, Object 5415.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the rental of a rubber tire excavator from Ziegler Equipment, Inc., for three months at $5,800 per month for a total of $17,400 to be paid from Stormwater Utility Fund 0535. The rubber tire excavator will be operated and used by the stormwater utility division to excavate materials in stormwater runoff basins such as ditches, culverts, etc. It will also assist with work on manholes, catch basins and other stormwater appurtenances as needed. The unobligated funds in Object 5415 is $24,286. Ziegler, Inc., was the only equipment vendor able to furnish this specialized excavator in the required timeframe. Requisition No. 01-0613