05-0381R


RESOLUTION AWARDING CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT TO NELS NELSON & SONS, INC., FOR STREET IMPROVEMENT PROJECT WOODLAND SOUTH 2 IN THE AMOUNT OF $978,838.23.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

     RESOLVED, that Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a construction contract for construction of the 2005 street improvement program - Woodland South 2 in accordance with engineer’s specifications on its low specification bid of $978,838.23, payable out of SIP Fund 0440, Department/Agency 038, Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize a construction contract to Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc., for construction of the 2005 street improvement program, Woodland South 2, city of Duluth Project No. 0108TR, located on Allendale Avenue, from Osakis Steet to Anoka Stret; Anoka Street from Allendale Avenue to St. Paul Avenue; Isanti Street from Allendale Avenue to St. Paul Avenue; Minneapolis Avenue from Osakis Street to Anoka Street; and St. Paul Avenue, Osakis Street to Anoka Street at the low bid of $978,838.23 to be paid from Fund 0440; Agency 038; Object 5530. The preliminary project budget was $1,258,890.00, which includes engineering. Req. No. 05-0426; City Project #0108TR


Breakdown of funding based on bids:

Fund 0440 (SIP)

$938,462.01

Fund 0510 (water)

$ 63,241.70

Fund 0520 (gas)

$ 4,144.95

Fund 0530 (sanitary)

$ 84,906.35

Fund 0535 (storm)

$ 62,474.47

100 percent assessable

$ 18,983.75 (Minneapolis alley, Allendale sidewalk)


Tabulation of bids received May 25, 2005

Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc., Duluth, MN

$ 978,838.23

Northwoods Sand & Gravel, Inc., Duluth, MN

$1,071,744.50

Northland Constructors of Duluth, LLC, Duluth, MN

$1,107,564.70

Levine & Son, Inc., Duluth, MN

$1,259,290.35

 

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