Section 101-451 Ord. 16569; Construction of a Water Main along Parklawn Court, Texas Avenue, Sondra Avenue, and Doris Drive


Ordinance No.            16569              Council Bill No.           B 263-00            

AN ORDINANCE

declaring it is in the public interest to proceed with construction of a water main along Parklawn Court, Texas Avenue, Sondra Avenue and Doris Drive; 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; 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 Parklawn Court from Texas Avenue to the cul-de-sac, and along Texas Avenue, Sondra Avenue and Doris Drive at Creasy Springs 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 the replacement of an existing 2.25-inch cast iron water main with a 6-inch water main along Parklawn Court from Texas Avenue to the cul-de-sac, and along Texas Avenue, Sondra Avenue and Doris Drive at Creasy Springs 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.  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.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 5th day of September, 2000.