BY COUNCILOR STOVER:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to execute Mn/DOT Contract No. 87912 with the state of Minnesota and Short Elliot Hendrickson, Inc., (SEH) for a transportation study along London Road (T.H. 61) in Duluth; said contract filed as Public Document No. __________. Under this contract, the city shall contribute a maximum of $50,000 which shall be payable from the MSAS Account Fund 0411, Department/Agency 035, Object 5530, Project No. 0534TR.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize entering into a joint contract with Mn/DOT and SEH for professional engineering services required to conduct a detailed transportation/traffic study along London Road (T.H. 61). In a documented consultant selection process led by Mn/DOT, SEH was selected as the engineering consultant for this study. Based on the cost proposal developed through agreement by Mn/DOT and the city of Duluth, the cost for engineering services paid by the city shall not exceed $50,000. Funding for these engineering services for the city’s share of this project will be paid from the city’s MSAS account.