05-0438R


RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO NELS NELSON & SONS, INC., FOR CONSTRUCTION OF WEST THIRD STREET, 19-1/2 AVENUE TO CARLTON STREET AND VERNON STREET; WEST THIRD STREET TO GRAND FORKS AVENUE IN THE AMOUNT OF $2,998,503.56.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

     RESOLVED, that Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of West Third Street, 19-1/2 Avenue to Carlton Street and Vernon Street; West Third Street to Grand Forks Avenue for the engineering division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $2,998,503.56, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Special Assessment Fund 0410, Department/Agency 038, Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the construction of West Third Street, 19-1/2 Avenue to Carlton Street and Vernon Street; West Third Street to Grand Forks Avenue by Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc., for $2,998,503.56, to be paid from Street Improvement Program Fund 0440. Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc., was the lowest of the four companies who responded. The estimated cost of this project is $3,116,433.69. Bid No. 05-0477; Job No. 6123TR; SAP #118-176-016


Tabulation of bids received June 16, 2005

Nels Nelson and Sons, Cloquet, MN

$2,998,503.56

Roffer’s Construction, Ashland, WI

$3,034,588.10

Letourneau and Sons, Duluth, Mn

$3,109,322.80

Northland Constructors, Duluth, MN

$3,011,847.01

 

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