OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS

MIDLAND CITY COUNCIL

 

A regular meeting of the City Council was held on Monday, July 22, 2002.  Mayor Black presided with all Council members present.

 

Received report on the Civic Arena and Plymouth Pool and scheduled a public hearing on the issue for August 26, 2002.

 

Directed the City Manager to prepare plans and specifications and bid the McKeith Road Storm Sewer Project and authorized transfer of $88,000 within the 2002-03 Storm Water Management Fund and ordered the Swede Avenue Improvements be placed for consideration in the 2003-04 Construction Project Priorities approval process.

 

Approved purchase of new personal computer hardware and software from Dell Computer Corporation of Round Rock, Texas in the amount of $56,442 and purchase of notebook computer hardware and software from Compaq Computer Corporation of Houston, Texas in the amount of $4,671.

 

Authorized purchase of iSeries hardware/software from HTE VAR, LLC of Chamblee, Georgia in the amount of $35,240.

 

Authorized issuance of purchase order to Marc Dutton Irrigation of Waterford, Michigan for the St. Charles Softball Complex irrigation project in the amount of $49,500.

 

Waived competitive bids and authorized purchase of automated services from the Valley Library Consortium for the 2002/03 fiscal year in an amount not to exceed $105,000.

 

Waived competitive bids and authorized purchase of services from the White Pine Library Cooperative for the 2002/03 fiscal year in an amount not to exceed $40,000.

 

Authorized execution of an agreement with Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc. of Middletown, Connecticut for the implementation of Pavement Management Software in the amount of $21,855.

 

Authorized purchase of design services for the Northeast Pressure District Phase 1 from Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber of Grand Rapids, Michigan in an amount not to exceed $109,870.

 

Authorized execution of change order in the amount of $82,901.48 to the original construction contract with Fisher Contracting of Midland, Michigan for the Wastewater Storage Basin project.

 

DETAILS ON ALL ITEMS AVAILABLE AT CITY CLERK’S OFFICE.

 

Summary contains only City Council action.  Discussion items by citizens are not included.  Details on Council meetings may be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office or a video of the entire meeting may be purchased from MCTV at 837-3477.

 

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Penny K. Kovacevich                                                 

City Clerk                                                                    

Midland, Michigan