04-0799R


RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO LETOURNEAU AND SONS, INC., FOR CONSTRUCTION OF BUTTERNUT AVENUE IN THE AMOUNT OF $248,666.50.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

     RESOLVED, that Letourneau and Sons, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of Butternut Avenue from Hickory Street to cul-de-sac for the engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $248,666.50, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Special Assessment Fund 0410, Department/Agency 038, Organization 5401, Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the construction of Butternut Avenue from Hickory Street to cul-de-sac by Letourneau and Sons, Inc., for $248,666.50 to be paid from Special Assessment Fund 0410. Letourneau and Sons, Inc., was the lowest of the seven companies who responded. The estimated cost of this project is $234,000. Bid No. 04-0642; Job No. 0325TR


Tabulation of bids received November 18, 2004

Letourneau and Sons, Duluth, MN

$248,666.50

Nels Nelson and Sons, Cloquet, MN

$249,659.33

Northwoods Sand and Gravel, Twig, MN

$270,167.67

Northland Constructors, Duluth, MN

$272,879.20

Utility Systems of America, Eveleth, MN

$290,188.80

Phil Randall Sewer and Excavating, Cromwell, MN

$294,538.66

Ulland Brothers, Cloquet, MN

4309,660.75