BY COUNCILOR JOHNSON:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to contract with Elk River Ford Sales for the purchase and delivery of two 2007 Dodge Durango SXT 4X4 sport utility vehicles in accordance with state of Minnesota contract #436609, release A-175(5) specifications and pricing in the amount of $43,172, FOB destination, payable from the Capital Equipment Fund 250, Department/Agency 015, Organization 2007, Object 5580-CE250-V702. Both Durangos will be used as fire emergency vehicles; therefore, this purchase is tax-exempt.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the purchase of two 2007 Dodge Durango sport utility vehicles from Elk River Ford Sales for $43,172, to be paid from the capital equipment fund. This tax-exempt purchase is based on a cooperative purchasing agreement citing state of Minnesota Contract 436609 A-175(5). Both Dodge Durangos will be used as fire emergency vehicles to replace units #7335 and #7348. Requisition No. 07-0355