BY PRESIDENT STOVER:
RESOLVED, that Airgas Specialty Products be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering 40,000 pounds of liquid anhydrous ammonia to the utility services division in accordance with specifications on its low bid of $23,200 plus sales tax of $1,508, for a combined total of $24,708, payable from Water Fund 0510, Department/Agency 500, Organization 1955, Object 5216. The total of 40,000 pounds is based on an estimated quantity from the previous year.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of 40,000 pounds of liquid anhydrous ammonia from Airgas Specialty Products for a total amount of $24,708 ($23,200 plus sales tax of $1,508), payable from the water fund. Airgas Specialty Products was the only vendor who submitted a bid. This chemical is used for water purification at the Lakewood water treatment plant, 8130 Congdon Boulevard in Duluth.