04-0378R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONSULTANT AGREEMENT WITH NORTHLAND CONSULTING ENGINEERS, L.L.P., FOR PROVIDING CERTAIN PROFESSIONAL SERVICES TO THE CITY OF DULUTH IN CONNECTION WITH THE CITY HALL EXTERIOR RESTORATION (PHASE I) IN AN AMOUNT OF $15,000.

BY COUNCILOR GILBERT:

RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are hereby authorized to enter into a consultant agreement with Northland Consulting Engineers, L.L.P., for the sum of $15,000, from Capital Improvement Fund 0450, Organization C403, Object 5520, for providing certain professional services to the city of Duluth in connection with City Hall exterior restoration (Phase I), said services and payment therefore to be substantially as outlined in the agreement on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ________.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution would authorize a consultant agreement with Northland Consulting Engineers, L.L.P., for professional services related to the City Hall exterior restoration (Phase I). This work includes the re-stabilization and repairs to the metal/decorative cornice, roofing work and window spandrel panel restoration. This is a 2004 approved capital improvement project and scheduled for construction completion in this calendar year.