BY COUNCILOR STOVER:
RESOLVED, that 3B’s Sewer and Drain Services be and hereby is awarded a contract to rehabilitate by cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) lining 110 sanitary sewer laterals totaling approximately 6,600 feet of lateral pipe in Basin #1 for the engineering division in accordance with its low specification bid of $798,169.90, terms net 30, FOB job site, payable out of the Sanitary Sewer Find 0530, Agency 500, Organization 1970, Object 5535, City Job Number 0548SN.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the rehabilitation of 110 sanitary sewer laterals totaling approximately 6,600 feet by cured-in-place pipe lining by 3B’s Sewer and Drain Services, in the amount of $798,169.90, to be paid from Sanitary Sewer Fund 0530. The city of Duluth has a major infiltration/inflow problem resulting in sewer overflows. This lateral rehabilitation program is a continuation of a pilot program of the city’s comprehensive plan to eliminate overflows by eliminating infiltration and inflow sources. 3B’s Sewer and Drain Services was the lowest of the three companies that responded.