Section 101-415 Ord. 16541; Authorizing Payment of Differential Costs for Construction of an 8-inch Water Main Serving Heritage Estates, Plat 1


Ordinance No.            16541              Council Bill No.           B 236-00            
AN ORDINANCE

determining that it is in the public interest to construct an 8-inch water main located in and serving Heritage Estates, Plat 1; approving and adopting plans and specifications; determining that the work shall be done by Double R Squared, Inc.; providing for payment of the extra cost for constructing an 8-inch water main rather than a 6-inch water main; appropriating funds; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

    WHEREAS, the City Council adopted a resolution on August 7, 2000, declaring the necessity of constructing an 8-inch water main located in and serving Heritage Estates, Plat 1 and setting a public hearing on this project; and

    WHEREAS, the resolution was published in a daily newspaper of general circulation in the city; and

    WHEREAS, the City Council has held a public hearing on construction of the water main.

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

    SECTION 1.  The Council finds that 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 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 and made a part of this ordinance by reference.

    SECTION 3.  The construction of the improvement shall be done by Double R Squared, Inc.

    SECTION 4.  The Director of Finance is authorized to pay Double R Squared, Inc. $ 8,217.00 for installing an 8-inch water main serving Heritage Estates, Plat 1.  This amount is the differential cost of installing an 8-inch water main above the cost of installing a 6-inch water main.

    SECTION 5.  The sum of $ 8,217.00 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, Project #WT0010, Work Request #WF0226748/5.

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


    PASSED this 21st day of August, 2000.