DISCLAIMER

 

08-0111R                                                          REPLACEMENT


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING CITY OFFICIALS TO CONTRACT WITH STREICHER’S, INC., FOR THE PURCHASE OF POLICE FIREARMS, HOLSTERS AND AMMUNITION IN THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF $57,653.78.

CITY PROPOSAL:

     RESOLVED, that city officials are hereby authorized to contract with Streicher’s, Inc., for the purchase and delivery of pistols, holsters and ammunition in accordance with state of Minnesota Contract #43248, Release F-490, specifications and pricing in the amount of $54,135 plus sales tax of $3,518.78 for a combined total of 57,653.78, terms net 30, FOB destination, payable as follows:

     (a)  $48,241.31 from Capital Equipment Fund 250, Department/Agency 015, Organization 2007, Object 5580, Project CE250-E702;

     (b)  $9,412.47 from General Fund 100, Department/Agency 200, Organization 1620, Object 5448.


POLICE/PURCH DS:le 2/7/2008


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution authorizes a city contract with Streicher’s Inc., for the purchase of firearms, holsters and ammunition for $57,653.78, payable from the capital equipment and general funds. The total also includes sales tax and credit offsets for trade-ins.


The funds for $48,242.00 were transferred from police department squads, CE250-V703, to this purchase.


The police department plans to purchase:

     (1)  157 Smith & Wesson M&P 40 pistols

     (2)  160 Safariland holsters

     (3)   38 cases of American Eagle ammunition (.40 caliber, 165 grain, FMJ)


This purchase is based on a cooperative purchasing venture referencing state of Minnesota Contract #43248, Release F-490.


Streicher’s, Inc., headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, is the regional dealer for Smith & Wesson firearms. Smith & Wesson is used by the city of Duluth police department.


Requisition 08-0168