10.Request for approval of sole source, personal, and other exemptions from the competitive bid process and orders authorizing the County Judge to execute agreements with:
a.Teletrac, Inc., for renewal of vehicle tracking services and airtime for Commissioner, Precinct 3 and PID Engineering Division, and approval of an order authorizing the County Judge to execute amendments and commercial equipment and subscriber agreements for the period of July 1-June 30, 2007 in the amount of $37,000.
b.3M Library Systems for purchase of maintenance and repair services for self check and detection system equipment for the County Library at an estimated cost of $47,597, and approval of an order authorizing the County Judge to execute an amendment to a maintenance agreement with 3M Library Systems for the period ending April 29, 2007.
c.Houston Chronicle for purchase of a public education print advertising campaign for Public Infrastructure/Storm Water Quality Section at an approximate cost of $32,160.
d.Digital Library Reserve, Inc., for purchase of a software license to download digital content material for the County Library at an approximate cost of $40,000, and approval of an order authorizing the County Judge to execute an amendment to an application services agreement for the period beginning on date of execution and ending one year later, with two one-year renewal options.
e.Clear Channel Broadcasting for a radio advertising campaign for hurricane preparedness for the County Judge at an approximate cost of $26,000.
f.Dr. Melody Wolf, DDS, for dental services for Public Health & Environmental Services, and approval of an order authorizing the County Judge to execute an agreement in the amount of $45,000 for the period of June 1-May 31, 2007.
11.Request for approval of two cellular phone allowances.
12.Transmittal of bids and proposals for advertised jobs that were opened May 8 and 15 by the Office of the Purchasing Agent, and request for approval of recommendations for disposition.
1.Request for approval of resolutions for:
a.May 14-20 as National Salvation Army week in the county.
b.May 16-18 as Harris County Employees' Spring Blood Drive Days and May 25 as Dress Down Day, allowing county employees to wear blue jeans for donating blood.
c.May 19 as Women Professionals in Government Day.
d.June 17 as Harris County Night with the Houston Dynamo.
e.July 28 as Harris County Night with the Houston Astros.