04-0356R

RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO NORTHWOODS SAND AND GRAVEL FOR CONSTRUCTION OF YEAR 2004 STREET IMPROVEMENT OF LAKESIDE LOWER SOUTHWEST 2 IN THE AMOUNT OF $544,491.43.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that Northwoods Sand and Gravel be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction year 2004 street improvement of Lakeside Lower Southwest 2 for the engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $544,491.43, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Street Improvement Program Fund 0440, Department/Agency 038, Organization 0405, Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the construction of year 2004 street improvement of Lakeside Lower Southwest 2 including 41st Avenue East - Gilliant Street to Superior Street; 42nd Avenue East - Gilliant Street to Superior Street; Gilliant Street - 40th Avenue East to 200 feet east of 42nd Avenue East; Luverne Street - 40th Avenue East to 41st Avenue East (see map) by Northwoods Sand and Gravel for $544,491.43 to be paid from Street Improvement Program Fund 0440. Northwoods Sand and Gravel was the lowest of the four companies who responded. The estimated cost of this project is $550,000. Bid No. 04-0438; Job No. 0323TR

Tabulation of bids received May 6, 2004

Northwoods Sand and Gravel, Twig, MN $544,491.43
Letourneau and Sons, Duluth, MN $564,193.20
Nels Nelson and Sons, Cloquet, MN $586,489.28
Northland Constructors, Duluth, MN $606,244.74