BY COUNCILOR JOHNSON:
RESOLVED, that city officials are hereby authorized to contract with Ziegler, Inc., for the purchase and delivery of an asphalt compactor, related accessories and a seven-year warranty in accordance with state of Minnesota contract specifications and pricing in the amount of $38,146 plus $2,479.49 sales tax plus $1,100 warranty (non-taxable) for a total combined amount of $41,725.49, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable from the Capital Equipment Fund 250, Department/Agency 015, Organization 2005, Object 5580, Project CE250-E599.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize a city contract with Ziegler, Inc., which has an office in Duluth, for the purchase and delivery of an asphalt compactor (Caterpillar Model CB224E), related accessories, and warranty at a total combined amount of $41,725.49 payable from the capital equipment fund.
The purchase is based on a cooperative purchasing agreement citing state of Minnesota Contract SEQ 467-1006, which expires February 29, 2008. The equipment will be used for street maintenance projects. Requisition No. 07-0593