04-0279R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO NORTHLAND CONSTRUCTORS OF DULUTH, LLC, FOR CONSTRUCTION OF YEAR 2004 STREET IMPROVEMENT OF LAKESIDE LOWER SOUTHWEST 1 IN THE AMOUNT OF $756,270.30.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Northland Constructors of Duluth, LLC, be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction year 2004 street improvement of Lakeside Lower Southwest 1 for the engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $756,270.30, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Street Improvement Program Fund 0440, Department/Agency 038, Organization 0404 Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the Year 2004 street improvement of Lakeside Lower Southwest 1 including 41st Avenue East - London Road to Lombard Street; 42nd Avenue East - London Road to Luverne Street; Gilliant Street - 43rd Avenue East to 45th Avenue East; Lombard Street - 41st Avenue East to 43rd Avenue East; Luverne Street - 42nd Avenue East to 45th Avenue East; Luverne Street Alley - Lombard Street to 42nd Avenue East (see map attached to resolution) by Northland Constructors of Duluth, LLC, for $756,270.30 to be paid from Street Improvement Program Fund 0440. Northland Constructors was the lowest of the three companies who responded. The estimated cost of this project is $825,800. Bid No. 04-0394; Job. No. 0091TR

Tabulation of bids received April 8, 2004:

Northland Constructors, Duluth, MN $756,270.30
Nels Nelson and Sons Inc., Cloquet, MN $758,263.49
Letourneau & Sons, Duluth, MN $777,618.25