Items Types:
Business and Financial Services
For Meeting of:
June 25, 2018
District: ALL From:
Contract ID: Document Number:
Exhibits: Yes On File (City Clerk) : Yes Draft Only: No
Grant Received by City?: No

Award to Rush Truck Centers of Florida, Inc. for the Purchase of Thirty-four (34) Ford Vehicles, N18-0443

The Fleet Management Division is requesting to purchase thirty-four (34) vehicles from Rush Truck Centers of Florida, Inc., of Orlando, Florida, in the total amount of $960,361.00.  Vehicles include thirty-one (31) Ford F-Series Trucks, one (1) Ford Explorer and two (2) Ford Transit Cargo Vans.
These thirty-four (34) vehicles will supplement the current City Fleet, and will support the operational functions of various City Divisions.

To meet immediate needs, these vehicles are being ordered from the dealer’s current on lot inventory.  City certified M/WBE firms were contacted multiple times to confirm if existing and available inventory matched the City’s requirements.  Based on available inventory, fourteen (14) Ford vehicles are being purchased from Tropical Ford Inc., a City certified MBE firm.

Fiscal & Efficiency Data: Attached.

Recommended Action:
Authorize the Chief Procurement Officer to purchase thirty-four (34) vehicles from Rush Truck Centers of Florida, Inc., as indicated above, and issue a Purchase Order in the amount of $960,361.00.

Agenda Item attachment(s) on file in the City Clerks Office.

Note: All agenda items must be in the City Clerk's office by Noon Friday, six(6) business days prior to the regular Monday City Council meeting.

Contact: David Billingsley, Janiero Coulter (for M/WBE questions)
Approved By:

Department Date and Time
Budget Outside Routing Approval 6/15/2018 12:12 PM
City Clerk 6/15/2018 12:43 PM

Name: Description: Type:
FIS_-_N18-0443.pdf FIS - N18-0443 Fiscal Impact Statement
Fleet_Requisition_Memo_-_N18-0443.pdf Fleet Requisition Memo - N18-0443 Backup Material
Division_Requisition_-_N18-0443.pdf Division Requisition - N18-0443 Backup Material
Proposal_-_N18-0443.pdf Proposal - N18-0443 Backup Material
MWBE_Award_Approval_memo-N18-0443_Rush_Truck_Centers_6-18-18.pdf MWBE Memo Backup Material

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