BY COUNCILOR STEWART:
RESOLVED, that Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing GIS software and license for the MIS division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $14,590.19, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of various funds, departments/agencies, organizations, objects.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of GIS software and license required for development of new software platform for the entire city of Duluth GIS analysis and planning projects from Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) for $14,590.19 to be paid from various funds. Environmental Systems Research Institute is a sole source for this proprietary software. There is sufficient budget appropriation in each of the various using departments/ divisions to award this resolution. Requisition No. 2005-00000005