BY COUNCILOR STEWART:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are hereby authorized to enter into a consultant agreement with DSGW Architects for the sum of not to exceed $125,000, from Capital Improvement Fund, 0450, Agency 030, Object 5520, Project No. C.P. 2005-OT0511, for providing certain Phase I architectural services to the city of Duluth in connection with Peterson Arena replacement (AKA Duluth Heritage Hockey Center), 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 DSGW Architects for Phase I architectural services, in connection with the replacement of Peterson Arena. DSGW Architects were selected from three design teams that were interviewed for this project. The Phase I services would take us through the design development phase, where the fund raising process could be evaluated before committing the city to the Phase II bidding document phase of the architectural services work. Phase I services are in an amount not to exceed $125,000 It is the desire of DAHA to construct and occupy this project before the Kroc Center project construction.