BY COUNCILOR STOVER:
RESOLVED, that Apex Mechanical be and hereby is awarded a contract for construction of Fourth Street culvert repairs (Oregon Creek emergency storm repair) for the engineering division in accordance with specifications for $180,094, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of Stormwater Fund 0535, Department/Agency 500, Organization 1905, Object 5533, Project #0510ST.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: Emergency order was issued 7/19/2005 for repairs to stormwater culvert in East Fourth Street between 22nd Avenue East and 23rd Avenue East. Purchase Order 05-0000-00548 was issued to Apex Mechanical Plumbing, Heating and Utilities in the amount of $70,094 to perform these emergency repairs. An additional $110,000 is required to complete the emergency repairs. This increase is required due to overruns in material, delays in trenching and large increases in excavation costs, redesign of 36 inch storm system, interference with gas and water lines and increase in bypass sanitary pumping and routing. All job costs to be reimbursed by St. Louis County. Bid No. 05-0548; Job No. 0510ST