04-0028R

RESOLUTION AMENDING RESOLUTION 03-0018 AWARDING CONTRACT TO CARLSON AND KIRWAN FOR MARKETING AND ADVERTISING SERVICES FOR THE NATURAL GAS UTILITY, TO INCREASE THE AMOUNT BY $93,174 FOR A NEW TOTAL OF $383,774.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Resolution 03-0018 to Carlson and Kirwan for furnishing and marketing and media purchasing services for the natural gas advertising program, be amended to increase the amount by $93,174 for a new total of $383,774, payable out of Gas Fund 0520, Department/Agency 500, Organization 2430, Object 5340.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize an amendment to Resolution 03-0018, passed on January 13, 2003, for marketing and media services for the natural gas utility advertising program of the public works and utilities department for the year 2004. The provided services include advertising, marketing, media buying, graphic design, illustration, strategic planning, publication design, writing and production to promote existing products and services, as well as new ones. This increase is for the fourth year of a four-year agreement. Bid No. 01-0005; Requisition No. 04-0099; Contract No. C-18868-04