BY COUNCILOR STEWART:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are hereby authorized to enter into a consultant agreement with SJA Architects, for the sum of not to exceed $7,200, from Capital Bond Fund 450, Agency 030, Object 5520, Project CP 2004-C409, for providing certain Phase I architectural services to the city of Duluth in connection with the West Duluth Police Station, 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 SJA Architects for Phase I architectural services in connection with the design of a new police station addition to the city facility, City Center West. SJA Architects was selected from a group of four design teams that were interviewed for this project. These Phase I services would include, but not limited to, facility space program confirmation, design options, and cost analysis. Upon completion of the Phase I services. A Phase II architectural services contract will be negotiated based upon the selected design option, and coinciding project budget. Phase I services are in an amount of not to exceed $7,200, billed at an hourly rate amount.