Finance Committee Minutes
Town of Bellingham – Municipal Center
Monday, June 13, 2011
1. FinCom Present: Raymond Szczepan, Toni Picariello. Roland Lavallee. Joseph Collamati. Henri Masson.
2. FinCom Absent: Carol Dill, Katie Quinn
3. Meeting called to order: 6:45 p.m.
4. ARTICLE 1. MIDDLE SCHOOL BOILER PROJECT (of the June 13, 2011 Special Town Meeting)(School Department)
Appearing: Richard Marks (RDK Engineers, Boston); James Testa, Francis Cartier, Cheryl Gray, Edward Fleury and Superintendent Fischer.
The bids have come in, there were 4 bids and three were lower than the projected $600,000 requested. The bids are:
General Air Conditioning and Heating, Inc. (GACH)---- $442,000
CAM H.V.A.C. & Construction, Inc.(CAM) --- $477,777
Aalanco Service Corporation --- $495,352
Royal Steam Heater Company --- $641,700
There will be a commissioning manager, which is a 3rd party engineer. There will be a test done after the project is finished to assure that everything in working. This is 100% paid by MSBC. (See footnote below).
Attached is the updated budget, which shows a total of $541,162.
Raymond Szczepan/Henri Masson motion to recommend the Middle School Boiler Project. Funding: $541,000 by borrowing. VOTE: 5/0
6. GENERAL DISCUSSION
A. Next scheduled meetings are Monday, June 13, 2011 and Monday, June 27, 2011.
Adjourned: Raymond Szczepan/Henri Masson motion to adjourn. VOTE: 5/0. 7:00 p.m.