BY COUNCILOR LITTLE:
RESOLVED, that Uniform Connection be and hereby is awarded a contract for furnishing and delivering uniforms as needed during year 2007 for the city of Duluth police department in accordance with the city’s specifications at an estimated amount of $20,000, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable from General Fund 100, Department/Agency 200, Organization 1620, Object 5218.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of police uniforms and uniform parts during year 2007 from the Uniform Connection for an estimated cost of $20,000, payable from the general fund.
Uniform Connection, located in Hermantown, Minnesota, handles the specific uniforms and uniform parts as required by the city of Duluth police department; officers must be able to go directly to this vendor. For this reason, Uniform Connection is considered the best source for the city’s police uniforms.
Uniform Connection also has better quality than the Minnesota State Contract Release U-115(7) for police uniforms and accessories. Requisition No. 07-0077