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File #: 56594    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/3/2019 In control: Fleet Service
On agenda: 8/6/2019 Final action: 8/6/2019
Enactment date: 8/9/2019 Enactment #: RES-19-00573
Title: A Resolution authorizing a non-competitive selection contract for a one year term with four one year renewal options, for snow plow wear items i.e. plow cutting edges with Burke Truck & Equipment.
Sponsors: Shiva Bidar, Satya V. Rhodes-Conway
Attachments: 1. Burke Truck & Equipment - Non-Competitive Selection Request - CC Approval Required July 2019.pdf
Fiscal Note
The proposed resolution authorizes Fleet service to enter into a non-competitive selection contract with Burke Truck & Equipment for snow equipment items for a one year term with four one year renewal options. The estimated annual cost of the snow equipment is $225,000. Costs associated with this contract are in included the Fleet Division operating budget (purchased services).
Title
A Resolution authorizing a non-competitive selection contract for a one year term with four one year renewal options, for snow plow wear items i.e. plow cutting edges with Burke Truck & Equipment.
Body
WHEREAS, Sno-shock brand flexible cutting edges and other wear items have been used for many years by the Streets division. These wearable items protect valuable equipment and the city’s infrastructure. Snow and ice equipment wear items are purchased through Burke Truck and Equipment. Replacement of wearable items per manufacture recommendations and Fleet Service’s preventative maintenance is essential to prevent failure of components, and this program has been developed to prevent costly repairs and minimize down time; and
WHEREAS, this specialized equipment is complex and the preferred wearable used to standardize our fleet. Utilizing Sno-shock and other wearables will prevent costly repairs to the city’s equipment and infrastructure; and
WHEARAS, Burke Truck and Equipment is the local and regional vendor for Sno-shock and other wearable items; and
WHEREAS, City’s fleet of snow and ice equipment, operated by the Streets division, is integral to maintain public safety and safe travels during snow and ice events within the city; and
WHEREAS, MGO 4.26 requires Common Council approval of service contracts of $50,000 or more if the contractor was not selected through a competitive selection process, and the reasons for selecting this contractor are set forth above and in the attached Noncompetitive Selection Request Form; and
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Mayo...

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