07-0587R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACT WITH DULUTH SUPERIOR ERECTION, INC., FOR THE REPAIR OF THE CITY HALL RETAINING WALL AND STAIRS IN THE AMOUNT OF $45,400.

BY COUNCILOR JOHNSON:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into a contract with Duluth Superior Erection, Inc., for the repair of the City Hall retaining wall and stairs in accordance with its low specification bid of $45,400, payable out of Fund 0450, Department/Agency 030, Object 5530, CP2007-OT-0703.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the repair of the City Hall retaining wall and stairs by Duluth Superior Erection, Inc., in the amount of $45,400. Duluth Superior Erection, Inc., was the lowest bidder of the four companies that responded. The architect’s estimate for this project was $78,000. Project No. OT-0703, Requisition No. 07-0528.


Tabulation of bids received August 23, 2007

Duluth Superior Erection, Inc.

$45,400

Bedrock Flint, Inc.

$57,823

Hovland, Inc.

$58,600

Building Restoration Corporation

$72,785