Resolution Number 12-14 Accepting Bids
RESOLUTION NUMBER 12-14
WHEREAS, pursuant to an advertisement for bids for the improvement of Silicon Drive between the centerline of the proposed County Road 102 to the end of Silicon Drive by paving, the improvement of Rock Ridge Drive between Park Ridge Drive and Highway 169 by reconstruction and the improvement of Fairview Lane between Mineral Avenue and Greenwood Lane by overlay, bids were received, opened and tabulated according to law, and the following bids were received complying with the advertisement:
Base Bid Alternate 1
Ulland Brothers $359,832.90 $29,767.00
Mesabi Bituminous $289,694.75 $27,233.50
Utility Systems of America $308,966.25 $27,051.50
AND WHEREAS, it appears that Mesabi Bituminous of Gilbert, Minnesota is the lowest responsible bidder,
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MOUNTAIN IRON, MINNESOTA:
1. The Mayor and City Administrator are hereby authorized and directed to enter into the attached contract with Mesabi Bituminous of Gilbert, Minnesota in the name of the City of Mountain Iron for the improvements of new County Road 102 between the centerline of Nichols Avenue and the centerline of Mineral Avenue by installing utilities, according to the plans and specifications therefore approved by the City Council and on file in the Office of the City Administrator.
2. The City Administrator is hereby authorized and directed to return forthwith to all bidders the deposits made with their bids, except that the deposits of the successful bidder and the next lowest bidder shall be retained until a contract has been signed.
DULY ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL THIS 2nd DAY OF JUNE, 2014.
Mayor Gary Skalko