Meeting Date:           June 25, 2007


From:                          Mike Thornton, Purchasing Manager


Subject:                      Purchase Requisition #38218 to Florida Can, Inc. for Metal Refuse Containers for the Solid Waste Division.



Staff Recommendation:

Staff recommends approval of purchase requisition #38218 to Florida Can, Inc. for various size metal refuse containers for $25,190.00.



These metal refuse containers consist of various size font loading dumpsters that are used to provide solid waste service to commercial accounts.  The sizes being purchased are:


     16   Each    2 Cubic Yard Metal Container

     15   Each    4 Cubic Yard Metal Container

     10   Each    6 Cubic Yard Metal Container

     10   Each    8 Cubic Yard Metal Container


This purchase will be made using firm pricing submitted by Florida Can, Inc. pursuant to Bid Number 70211 for Metal Front Loading Dumpsters and Roll-off Containers.



1.  Approve purchase requisition #38218 to Florida Can, Inc.; or

2.  Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate


Fiscal Impact

The funds for this purchase have been budgeted in this fiscal year and are currently available.  This purchase will allow the Solid Waste Division to generate additional revenue by establishing new commercial service accounts with these new containers.


Submission Date and Time:    6/20/2007 4:19 PM____


Department: _Public Works/Solid Waste

Prepared by:  _Mike Thornont________                      

Attachments:         Yes____   No ______

Advertised:   ____Not Required ___X__                     

Dates:   __________________________                     

Attorney Review :       Yes___  No ____



Revised 6/10/04


Reviewed by: Dept. Head ________


Finance  Dept. __________________                                     


Deputy C.M. ___________________                                                                         

Submitted by:

City Manager ___________________


Account No. __046-5144-534.52-10_


Project No. ___NA______________


WF No. ______NA______________


Budget  ______$46,340.00_________


Available _____$32,637.21_________