BY COUNCILOR KRAUSE:
RESOLVED, that the Duluth News Tribune be and hereby is designated the official newspaper of the city of Duluth for the year 2007, and the contract for publishing the proceedings of the city council of the city of Duluth, hereby is awarded to the Duluth News Tribune on its contract rate of $1.98 per inch, this being the legal rate for the state of Minnesota. The estimated total annual cost is $30,000. The billing is to be on the inch rate, terms net 30, and payable from various funds, departments/agencies, organizations and objects.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution designates the Duluth News Tribune as the official newspaper of the city of Duluth for year 2007. Section 33 of the city of Duluth Charter dictates the publication of all matters required by the Charter to be published in the city of Duluth official paper which is annually designated.
The total estimated annual cost is $30,000. The estimated annual usage is based upon the year 2006 usage.
There will be sufficient budget appropriation in each of the various user departments/divisions to award this resolution.
Requisition No. 07-0174