BY PRESIDENT STOVER:
RESOLVED, that Hawkins, Inc., dba Hawkins Water Treatment Group - Superior, be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering 145 tons of liquid hydrofluorosilicic acid for the utility operations division in accordance with specifications on its low bid of $57,275 plus sales tax of $3,722.88 for a combined total of $60,997.88, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable from Water Fund 0510, Department/Agency 500, Organization 1955, Object 5216. The total of 145 tons is based on an estimated quantity from the previous year.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of 145 tons of liquid hydrofluorosilicic acid from Hawkins, Inc., dba Hawkins Water Treatment Group - Superior, for $60,997.88 ($57,275.00 plus sales tax of $3,722.88) payable from the water fund. Hawkins, Inc., was the lowest of two bids received. This chemical is used at the Lakewood water treatment plant, 8130 Congdon Boulevard in Duluth.