DISCLAIMER

07-0448R


RESOLUTION AWARDING A CONTRACT TO NORTHLAND CONSTRUCTORS OF DULUTH, LLC FOR BITUMINOUS PAVING AND FENCING OF THE BIRCH AVENUE STORAGE FACILITY LOT IN THE AMOUNT OF $105,817.70.

BY COUNCILOR JOHNSON:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into a contract with Northland Constructors, LLC, for bituminous paving and fencing of the Birch Avenue storage facility lot for the engineering division for the low bid of $105,817.70, payable as follows: $31,745.31 from Water Fund 0510, Department/Agency 500, Object 5533; $31,745.31 from Gas Fund 0520, Department/Agency 500, Object 5533; $31,745.31 from Sanitary Fund 0530, Department/Agency 500, Object 5533; and $10,581.77 from Stormwater Utility Fund 0535, Department/Agency 500, Object 5533.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the bituminous paving and fencing for the Birch Avenue storage facility Lot for the utility division in the amount of $105,817.70, with the costs being shared 30% by the Water Fund, 30 percent by the gas fund, 30 percent by the sanitary sewer fund, and ten percent by the stormwater utility fund. Northland Constructors was the lowest bidder of five companies that responded. The engineer’s estimate was $123,961.50.


Tabulation of bids received on June 20, 2007

Northland Constructors of Duluth, LLC

$105,817.70

Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc.

$110,925.83

Ulland Brothers, Inc.

$122,909.92

KTM Paving, Inc.

$129,792.88

Viele Contracting, Inc.

$131,626.00