BY COUNCILOR STEWART:
RESOLVED, that Oscar J. Boldt Construction be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of East 1st Street Medical District Parking Ramp Facility and Related Skywalks for the Architect Division in accordance with specifications on its low specification bid of $11,548,400.00, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Medical District Expansion Fund 435 and Dept./Agency 030, Object 5520. Project Number OT-0422.
Tabulation of bids received July 21, 2005:
Oscar J. Boldt Construction, Cloquet, MN $11,548,400.00
M.A. Mortenson Co., Minneapolis, MN $11,598,050.00
R.J.S. Construction, Superior, WI $12,467,200.00
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will award a contract to Oscar J. Boldt Construction in an amount of $11,548,400.00 (Base bid plus alternate 1 & 2) for the construction of the East 1st Street medical district parking facility and related skywalks. This 605 car, public parking facility will be constructed above the alley to 1st Street between 3rd and 4th Avenues East. A public skywalk will stretch the entire length of the parking facility above the alley and extend over 4th Avenue East to the new SMDC Medical Campus expansion. Construction will commence immediately and is scheduled for completion in the Spring of 2006. This bid was the lowest of three bids submitted. The estimated cost of this project was $10,000,000. Bid No. 05-0543