DISCLAIMER

 

08-0011R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING CITY OFFICIALS TO CONTRACT WITH WASTE MANAGEMENT OF NORTHERN MINNESOTA FOR GARBAGE/ REFUSE REMOVAL AND RECYCLING PICK-UP AS NEEDED DURING YEAR 2008 FOR AN ESTIMATED TOTAL AMOUNT OF $70,000.

BY COUNCILOR FEDORA:

     RESOLVED, that city officials are hereby authorized to contract with Waste Management of Northern Minnesota for garbage/refuse removal and recycling pick-up services at various locations in accordance with city specifications and the vendor’s fees as quoted for a total estimated amount of $70,000, terms net 30, FOB job sites, payable from various funds, departments/agencies, organizations and objects.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes a contract with Waste Management of Northern Minnesota for a total estimated amount of $70,000, payable from various funds, departments/agencies, organizations and objects. The services include garbage collection and recycling.


The contract period is December 1, 2007, through November 30, 2008, and includes four one-year renewal options.


The request for bids was posted on the city’s website October 9, 2007. Waste Management submitted the most complete bid of those who responded.


Garbage/Refuse Removal and Recycling Pick-Up

Bid Nos. 07-0024 & 07-0488

Requisition 08-0056

Tabulation for Bids Received October 30, 2007

Vendor

Base Bid

Recycling

Garbage

Waste Management of Northern Minnesota, Duluth MN

$.79 (lb)

$1,614.36

Howard Waste, Inc., Duluth MN

$.95 (lb)

no bid

Nordic Waste Services, Inc., Duluth MN

no bid

$2,661.33