DISCLAIMER

 

07-0777R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACT WITH J.R. JENSEN CONSTRUCTION COMPANY FOR THE RENOVATION OF THE MAIN LIBRARY IN THE AMOUNT OF $546,000.

BY COUNCILOR REINERT:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into a contract with J.R. Jensen Construction Company for the remodeling and re-carpeting of the city of Duluth main public library in accordance with its low specification bid of $546,000, payable out of the funds as follows:

Fund 450, Department/Agency 030, Object 5520-CP 2007

$134,000

Fund 243, Department/Agency 300, Object 5520

$ 90,640

Fund 244, Department/Agency 300, Object 5580

$156,560

Fund 245, Department/Agency 300, Object 5580

$164,800


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the renovation and re-carpeting of all three floors of the Duluth Main Public Library by J.R. Jensen Construction Company in the amount of $546,000. J.R. Jensen Construction Company was the lowest bidder of the five companies that responded. The architect’s estimate for this project was $722,173. Project No. OT-0708, Requisition No. 07-0608.

 

Tabulation of bids received November 1, 2007

CONTRACTOR

BASE BID

ALT #1

ALT #2

ALT #3

TOTAL

JR Jensen Construction

$282,000

$84,000

$115,000

$65,000

$546,000

Max Gray Construction

$304,000

$70,000

$111,000

$66,000

$551,000

Lipe Brothers

$345,000

$81,300

$71,200

$53,800

$551,300

Merrimac Construction

$450,790

$65,313

$17,584

$36,751

$570,438

TL Construction

$448,000

$117,000

$94,000

$89,000

$748,000