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City of Independence
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Approved

Agenda Title:

Council action is needed to enter a contract (376-18) for two years, with the possibility for additional contract extensions, with John Bardgett & Associates, Inc. for lobbying services for the City.

Background:

In September 2016, City Council approved a two-year contract with John Bardgett & Associates, Inc. to perform state legislative lobbying services for the City.  The contract was competitively solicited using the City’s RFP process, with four firms responding.

 

John Bardgett & Associates, Inc. has delivered acceptable services as promised the past two years at a cost of $90,000/year.  The current contract will expire August 31, 2018, and has the option to extend.  John Bardgett & Associates, Inc. has agreed to extend the contract under the same scope, terms, and conditions with an increase in price to $120,000/year.


Department:          City Manager's Office Contact Person:          Zach Walker


REVIEWERS:
DepartmentAction
Purchasing Division (Finance Department)Approved
City Managers OfficeApproved
Finance DepartmentApproved
Finance DepartmentApproved
Law DepartmentApproved
City Managers OfficeApproved
City Clerk DepartmentApproved

Council Action:          Council Action:          Accepted

ATTACHMENTS:
DescriptionType
Contract Lobbying Services 376-18Contract