04-0242R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO WASTE MANAGEMENT OF NORTHERN MINNESOTA FOR GARBAGE/REFUSE REMOVAL AS NEEDED DURING YEAR 2004 AT AN ESTIMATED AMOUNT OF $98,000.

BY COUNCILOR STEWART:

RESOLVED, that Waste Management of Northern Minnesota be and hereby is awarded a contract for garbage/refuse removal at various city of Duluth buildings and locations as needed for year 2004 for the various departments and divisions in accordance with specifications at an estimated amount of $98,000, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of various funds, departments/agencies, organizations, objects.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of garbage/refuse removal service at various city of Duluth buildings and locations as needed during year 2004 by Waste Management of Northern Minnesota for an estimated cost of $98,000 to be paid from various funds. There is sufficient budget appropriation in each of these divisions to award this resolution. This is the first year of a potential three-year contract. Bid No. 04-0078

Tabulation of bids received March 16, 2004

Based upon year 2003 usage
Waste Management, Inc., Duluth, MN $ 98,000.00
Hartel's/DBJ Disposal, Proctor, MN $105,566.87
Howard Waste Paper Company, Inc., Duluth, MN $144,299.98