DISCLAIMER

05-0594R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONSULTANT AGREEMENT WITH SJA ARCHITECTS FOR PROVIDING CERTAIN ARCHITECTURAL AND ENGINEERING SERVICES TO THE CITY OF DULUTH IN CONNECTION WITH THE POLICE STATION ADDITION AT CITY CENTER WEST IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $97,940.

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 $97,940, from Capital Fund 450, Agency 030, Object 5520, Project CP 2004-C409, for providing certain architectural and engineering services to the city of Duluth in connection with police station addition at City Center West, 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 architectural and engineering services necessary to construct a police "sub-station" addition on to the complex at City Center West. SJA was selected over four other design firms that the city interviewed for this project. Construction of this addition is scheduled to be completed in the summer of 2006. SJA design fees are in the amount of $97,940.