Section 101-024 Ord. 16316; Construction of a Water Main along Hinkson Avenue from Ripley Street East to William Street


Ordinance No.           16316               Council Bill No.            B 2-00           

AN ORDINANCE

declaring it is in the public interest to proceed with construction of a water main along Hinkson Avenue from Ripley Street east to William Street; approving the plans and specifications; determining that a portion of the work shall be done by City employees and a part by construction crews provided under the terms of a general services agreement; providing for payment for the improvement; appropriating funds; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

    SECTION 1.  The Council finds and determines that construction of an 8-inch water main along Hinkson Avenue from Ripley Street east to William Street is necessary for the welfare and improvement of the City and that it is in the public interest that such improvement be made.

    SECTION 2.  The plans and specifications for this improvement, as prepared by the Director of the Water and Light Department and filed in the office of the City Clerk, are hereby approved, adopted and made a part of this ordinance.
    SECTION 3.  As deemed advisable by the city manager pursuant to Section 70 of the City Charter, city employees shall be used for construction of a portion of the work.  A portion of the work shall be done by construction crews provided under the terms of a general services agreement.

    SECTION 4.  Payment for this improvement shall be made from the Capital/Transmission and Distribution Mains Account, and such other funds as may be lawfully appropriated.

    SECTION 5.  The sum of $ 59,750.00 is hereby appropriated from the Fund Balance Account No. 550-0000-351.01-00 to the Capital/Transmission and Distribution Mains Account No. 550-7220-881.68-60 #WF197343/1 #WT0104.

    SECTION 6.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.