DISCLAIMER

 

PUBLIC WORKS AND UTILITIES COMMITTEE


08-0330R


RESOLUTION AWARDING A CONTRACT TO A-1 EXCAVATING, INC., FOR CONSTRUCTION OF YEAR 2008 STREET IMPROVEMENT OF MORLEY HEIGHTS IN THE AMOUNT OF $955,088.65.

CITY PROPOSAL:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into a contract with A-1 Excavating, Inc., for construction of year 2008 street improvement of Morley Heights for the engineering division for the apparent low bid of $955,088.65, payable out of Street Improvement Program Fund 0440, Department/Agency 038, Object 5530, City Project No. 0127TR.


ENGINEERING


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution will authorize award of the 2008 street improvement program in Morley Heights in the amount of $955,088.65 to A-1 Excavating, 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 six firms that responded, A-1 Excavating, Inc., was the lowest bidder. The engineer’s estimate was $1,094,979.85 and is payable from Department/Agency 038, Object 5530, City Project Number 0127TR, Requisition Number 08-0394.


Tabulation of bids received May 14, 2008

A-1 Excavating, Inc.

$955,088.65

Northland Constructors of Duluth, LLC

$983,383.34

Utility Systems of America, Inc.

$992,927.05

Nels Nelson & Sons, Inc.

$1,014,895.13

Levine & Son, Inc.

$1,099,666.70

RJS Construction Group, LLC

$1,142,000.00