1. Request approval to contract with the Department of Management
Services, Division of Building Construction, for administration
procurement and construction contractual services to renovate
office space in accordance with the attached schedule of estimated costs.
The renovations are required by the Division of Driver Licenses,
Bureau of Customer Services, in order to provide a contiguous
functional area for telephone analysts who respond to customer
inquiries regarding driver licenses, automobile insurance and related
The office area to be renovated is "A" Wing, Second
Floor, Neil Kirkman Building. The contract amount is $48,665 and
is exempt from bidding pursuant to s. 287.057(3)(f), Florida Statutes.
2. The Department obtained a $140,000 grant from the National
Highway Traffic Safety Administration to promote safety belt
use in Florida. This grant will allow a statewide media program
for the dissemination of Florida Highway Patrol public service messages,
supplied to member radio stations by the Florida Association of Broadcasters.
To the best of our knowledge, this service is only available
from Florida Association of Broadcasters. Sole source approval was granted
by Division of Purchasing February 15, 1996.
In accordance with Rule 60A-1.008(4), FAC, we request approval
to purchase this service from Florida Association of Broadcasters at a cost
of $140,000 as a sole source vendor.