Section 101-234 Ord. 16436; Construction of a Water Main along Fourth Avenue, from Garth Avenue to Providence Road


Ordinance No.            16436              Council Bill No.            B 126-00           

AN ORDINANCE

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

    WHEREAS, the City Council has adopted a resolution declaring the necessity for construction of a 6-inch water main along Fourth Avenue from Garth Avenue to Providence Road and setting a public hearing on this project; and

    WHEREAS, the resolution has been published in a daily newspaper of general circulation in the City of Columbia; and

    WHEREAS, the public hearing on the project has been held.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.  The Council finds and determines that construction of a 6-inch water main along Fourth Avenue from Garth Avenue to Providence Road 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. The above described work shall not be bid but shall be constructed in part by city employees and in part using construction crews provided under the terms of a general services agreement.
note:  check whether the phrase about solid rock excavation belongs in Sec. 4 (see the draft ord. sent by W&L)   
    SECTION 4.  Payment for this improvement shall be made from the Water and Electric Fund using funds appropriated in Capital Improvement Project No. WT0010, and such other funds as may be lawfully appropriated.

    SECTION 5.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 15th day of May, 2000.