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File #: 49612    Version: 1 Name: Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into a contract on behalf of the City with MAXIMUS Consulting Services, Inc. for professional cost allocation services and the creation of an annual Indirect Cost Allocation Plan (CAP).
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 11/20/2017 In control: FINANCE COMMITTEE
On agenda: 1/16/2018 Final action: 1/16/2018
Enactment date: 1/22/2018 Enactment #: RES-18-00067
Title: Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into a contract on behalf of the City with MAXIMUS Consulting Services, Inc. for professional cost allocation services and the creation of an annual Indirect Cost Allocation Plan (CAP).
Sponsors: Paul R. Soglin
Fiscal Note
The proposed resolution authorizes a contract with Maximus Consulting to prepare a cost allocation model for the City of Madison; the annual cost of the contract is $16,550. The 2018 Adopted Budget includes $30,000 for the study. When complete, this model will be used to distribute the City’s central service costs to enterprise agencies in order to fully recoup costs for services provided.

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Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into a contract on behalf of the City with MAXIMUS Consulting Services, Inc. for professional cost allocation services and the creation of an annual Indirect Cost Allocation Plan (CAP).
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WHEREAS, the City may utilize the CAP to claim state and federal revenues, and to recover costs from its various special revenue, internal service, and enterprise fund activities.; and
WHEREAS, the Purchasing Division and Finance Department through a competitive process solicited proposals for RFP #8673-0-2017-BO, Indirect Cost Allocation Plan, received written proposals, allowing vendors to bid on completing the Indirect Cost Allocation Plans (CAP); and
WHEREAS, an evaluation team consisting of finance, health, engineering and water department staff conducted a detailed evaluation, scored and ranked each of the proposals using criteria including cost, qualifications, project approach, past performance of negotiations, and references; and MAXIMUS Consulting Services, Inc. received the highest score; and
WHEREAS, MAXIMUS Consulting Services, Inc. proposed a contract price not to exceed $16,550/year; and
WHEREAS, the City’s RFP advertised the contract as a 3-year contract with the option for three additional renewal terms of one year each; and
WHEREAS, under MGO 4.26(3) service contracts of more than three years in duration require approval of the Common Council;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Mayor and City Clerk are authorized to sign a contract on behalf of the City with MAXIMUS Consulting Services, Inc. ...

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