BY COUNCILOR STOVER:
RESOLVED, that Duluth Ready Mix, Inc., be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering approximately 15,250 tons of washed sand for the maintenance operations division in accordance with specifications on its total low specification bid of $127,948, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable out of General Fund 100, Department/Agency 500, Organization 1920, Activity 2550, Object 5223.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of approximately 15,250 tons of washed sand as needed during year 2006 from Duluth Ready Mix, Inc., payable from General Fund 0100. The washed sand is mixed with salt and applied to roadways during the winter for traction. Duluth Ready Mix, Inc., Saginaw, Minnesota, was the lowest of three bids received from companies who responded.