01-0735R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO HUMES PLUMBING AND HEATING FOR I&I SEPARATION/DISCHARGE OF NINE HOMES AT WEST MANKATO STREET IN THE AMOUNT OF $42,660.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that Humes Plumbing and Heating be and hereby is awarded a contract for I&I separation/discharge to disconnect nine houses at West Mankota Street from Elysian Avenue to Kolstad Avenue for the utility operations division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $42,660, terms net 30, FOB job site, $21,330 payable out of Sewer Fund 0530, Dept./Agency 500, Organization 1970, Object 5482 and $21,330 payable out of Stormwater Utility Fund 0535, Dept./Agency 500, Organization 1905, Object 5533.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the I&I separation/discharge by Humes Plumbing & Heating for $42,660 to be paid from Stormwater Utility Fund 0535 and Sewer Fund 0530. This contract is necessary to reduce I&I separate footing drains from the sanitary sewer system and to alleviate surface water drainage problems on the upper side of West Mankato Street from Kolstad Avenue to Elysian Avenue. A storm sewer was extended for this purpose under the year 2001 Woodland street improvement program. Humes Plumbing & Heating was the lowest of the two companies who responded. The unobligated funds in Object 5482 is $9,287 and the unobligated funds in Object 5533 is $237,195. Bid No. 01-0642
 
Tabulation of bids received September 19, 2001
Humes Plumbing and Heating, Duluth, MN $42,660
Earth Burners, Duluth, MN $99,000