01-0762R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH SALO ENGINEERING, INC., TO PROVIDE PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR SIDEWALK AND LIGHTING PROJECT ADJACENT TO UMD ESTIMATED AT $24,900.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        WHEREAS, the city of Duluth desires to provide a sidewalk and lighting project adjacent to UMD on Junction Avenue, Buffalo Street, St. Marie Street and East University Circle; and

        WHEREAS, the city desires to hire a consulting engineer to provide the engineering services required for design and construction phases; and

        WHEREAS, Salo Engineering, 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 Salo Engineering, Inc., to provide the city with such engineering services.

        BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the cost of said engineering services, estimated at $24,900, will be payable from the Permanent Improvement Fund 0411, Dept./Agency 035, Organization 2155, Object 5530. UMD will reimburse the city for this public improvement project.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the professional engineering services required to design and construction phases of a sidewalk and lighting project adjacent to UMD on Junction Avenue, Buffalo Street, St. Marie Street and East University Circle. The uncommitted amount is Object 5530 is $200,000. UMD will reimburse the city for this public improvement project. Bid No. 01-0674; Job No. 0143TR