Lake County, IL
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File #: 19-1361    Version: 1 Name: 2020 Patrol 1 Traffic Signal Maintenance: Appropriation and Contract Award
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/14/2019 In control: Public Works, Planning & Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action: 9/10/2019
Title: Joint resolution authorizing a contract with Meade, Inc., Willowbrook, Illinois, in the amount of $926,165.14 for the maintenance of traffic control signals, street lights, and Lake County PASSAGE field elements, under the applicable Illinois Highway Code, from December 1, 2019, to November 30, 2020, and appropriating $1,187,000 of Motor Fuel Tax (MFT) funds, $1,112,000 for maintenance and $75,000 for electrical service.
Attachments: 1. 19-1361 Bid Tab - Traffic Signal Maintenance, 2. 19-1361 Vendor Disclosure - Meade
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Joint resolution authorizing a contract with Meade, Inc., Willowbrook, Illinois, in the amount of $926,165.14 for the maintenance of traffic control signals, street lights, and Lake County PASSAGE field elements, under the applicable Illinois Highway Code, from December 1, 2019, to November 30, 2020, and appropriating $1,187,000 of Motor Fuel Tax (MFT) funds, $1,112,000 for maintenance and $75,000 for electrical service.

Staff Summary
* Patrol I maintenance activities are paid out of the Motor Fuel Tax fund and include maintenance and electrical service of the County's traffic control signals, streetlights, other field equipment, and field elements of Lake County PASSAGE.
* This is a shared service item, with existing agreements with Deer Park, Deerfield, Gurnee, Highwood, Highland Park and the Illinois Department of Transportation for the inclusion of certain traffic signals within their jurisdiction in the County's traffic signal maintenance contract for reimbursement to the County for their share.
* There was a public call for bids, and a total of two bids were received, ranging from $926,165.14 to $1,199,108.88, and the lowest responsible bidder is Meade, Inc., with a contract amount of $926,165.14.
* This improvement is included in the highway improvement program, and designated as Section 20-00000-01-GM.

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R E S O L U T I O N

WHEREAS, pursuant to authority granted by this Lake County Board, the County Engineer heretofore called for sealed bids, by publication, for the 2020 traffic signal maintenance for the period from December 1, 2019, to November 30, 2020, and designated as Section 20-00000-01-GM; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to said publication and calling for said bids, sealed bids were received and opened on August 6, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. at the Lake County Division of Transportation in Libertyville, Illinois, a tabulation of said bids being as follows:

Meade, Inc.
Willowbrook, Illinois
$926,165.14

H & H Electric Company
Franklin Park, Illin...

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