DISCLAIMER

 

PUBLIC WORKS AND UTILITIES COMMITTEE


08-0303R


RESOLUTION AWARDING A CONTRACT TO NELS NELSON & SONS, INC., FOR 2008 STREET IMPROVEMENT IN LAKESIDE-ROCKVIEW IN THE AMOUNT OF $1,349,995.

CITY PROPOSAL:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement with Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc., for 2008 street improvement in Lakeside-Rockview, in the amount of $1,349,995, payable out of Street Improvement Fund 0440, Department/Agency 038, Object 5530, City Project Number 0625TR.


ENGINEERING


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize award of the 2008 street improvement program in Lakeside-Rockview in the amount of $1,349,995 to Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc. This project will be funded by the Street Improvement Fund 0440, with 25 percent of the street portion of the project costs special assessed to benefitting property owners. Of the five firms that responded, Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc., was the lowest bidder. The engineer’s estimate was $1,384,128.24 and is payable out of Department/Agency 038, Object 5530, City Project Number 0625TR, Requisition Number 08-0349.


Tabulation of bids received May 1, 2008

Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc.

$1,349,995.00

A-1 Excavating, Inc.

$1,412,583.70

Northland Constructors of Duluth, LLC

$1,441,437.40

Utility Systems of America, Inc.

$1,535,377.05

Reuben Johnson & Son, Inc.

$1,598,990.00