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.