Section 101-384 Res. 146-00; Setting a Public Hearing RE: Construction of an 8-inch Water Main Serving Heritage Estates, Plat 1

Council Bill No.          R 146-00          


declaring the necessity for the construction of an 8-inch water main located in and serving Heritage Estates, Plat 1; stating the nature of the improvement; estimating the extra cost for constructing an 8-inch water main rather than a 6-inch water main; providing that the improvement shall be made by Double R Squared, Inc.; and setting a public hearing.

    WHEREAS, Double R Squared, Inc. desires to install a 6-inch water main to serve property abutting the proposed water main extension; and

    WHEREAS, the City for reasons of health, safety, public welfare, and future adequate service to areas other than Heritage Estates, Plat 1, requires that an 8inch water main be installed; and

    WHEREAS, plans and specifications for such installation have been prepared by the Director of the Water and Light Department.


    SECTION 1.  The Council deems the construction of about 1,650 feet of 8inch water main pipes and accessory valves and fittings located in and serving Heritage Estates, Plat 1, necessary to assure adequate future water supply for the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of the City.

    SECTION 2.  The nature and scope of the improvement shall consist of furnishing all labor, materials, transportation, insurance and all other items necessary for the complete construction of the water main described in Section 1.

    SECTION 3.  The estimated differential cost for an 8-inch water main (the cost of constructing an 8-inch water main which exceeds the cost for constructing a 6-inch water main) for this improvement is $ 4.98 per linear foot.

    SECTION 4.  This improvement shall be made by Double R Squared, Inc.

    SECTION 5.  This resolution shall be published in a daily newspaper of general circulation in the City of Columbia for seven (7) consecutive insertions, and a public hearing in respect to this improvement will be held in the Council Chamber of the Daniel Boone Building, 701 E. Broadway, Columbia, Missouri, at 7:00 p.m., on August 21, 2000.

    ADOPTED this 7th day of August, 2000.