PUBLIC WORKS AND UTILITIES COMMITTEE
RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into a contract with A. Johnson Company, dba Arrowhead Painting Company, for the painting of 2,207 gas meter piping sets throughout the city of Duluth for the customer service division for the low bid of $23,923.88, payable out of Gas Fund 0520, Department/Agency 500, Organization 1905, Object 5535, City Project Number 0381GS.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the painting of gas meter piping at various locations throughout the city of Duluth by the lowest bidder, A. Johnson Company, dba Arrowhead Painting Company, for $23,923.88, to be paid from Gas Fund 0520. This award is the annual blanket contract for corrosion protection of gas service piping to comply with the federal office of pipeline safety regulations. This bid is below the engineer’s estimate of $30,898. The capital improvements annual infrastructure had budgeted $42,000 for this project.