BY COUNCILOR JOHNSON:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into a contract with Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc., for construction of year 2007 street improvement of Duluth Heights West for the engineering division for the apparent low bid of $796,858.61, payable out of Street Improvement Program Fund 0440, Department/Agency 038, Object 5530.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the year 2007 street improvement program of Duluth Heights West in the amount of $796,858.61, paid from Street Improvement Program Fund 0440, with 25 percent of the street portion of the project costs special assessed to benefitting property owners. Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc., was the lowest bidder of five companies that responded. The engineer’s estimate was $896,663.07.