Series 101 2000 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 101-629 Ord. 16680; Authorizing Construction of Street Improvements at the Intersection of Keene Street and St. Charles Road; Calling for Bids
Bill No. B 377-00
determining it is in the public interest to construct street improvements at the intersection
Keene Street and St. Charles Road; approving and adopting plans and specifications; determining
that the work shall be done by contract; ordering advertisement for bids; providing for payment
for the improvement; authorizing the City Manager to obtain, execute and record all documents
necessary for the improvement; providing for compliance with the prevailing wage law; and
fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.
WHEREAS, the City Council adopted a resolution declaring the
necessity of constructing
street improvements at the intersection of Keene Street and St. Charles Road; and
WHEREAS, the resolution was published in a daily newspaper of
general circulation in the
WHEREAS, the City Council has held a public hearing on construction
of the improvement.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA,
MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:
SECTION 1. The Council finds that the reconstruction of
the intersection of Keene Street and
St. Charles Road to improve riding surface and drainage 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 Public Works and filed in the office of the City Clerk, are hereby approved and made a part of
SECTION 3. The construction of the improvement shall be
done by contract in accordance
with the plans and specifications, the laws of the State of Missouri, and the Charter and
Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri.
SECTION 4. The City Clerk is authorized and directed to
advertise for bids for the
construction of the improvement. The advertisement shall be published for seven (7) consecutive
insertions in a daily newspaper of general circulation in the City of Columbia and shall state that
the bids must be filed by 11:15 a.m. on January 9, 2001. The first publication of the
advertisement shall be no later than December 30, 2000. The advertisement shall refer to the
plans and specifications filed in the City Clerk's office and shall advise bidders of the method of
payment for the improvement. The advertisement shall state that the Council reserves the right
to reject any and all bids and that, in order to be considered, a bid must be accompanied by a
certified check or bid bond with corporate surety for five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid,
payable to the City of Columbia. All bids shall be opened by the City Clerk in the chambers
where the City Council holds its regular meetings at 11:15 a.m. on January 9, 2001.
SECTION 5. Payment for this improvement shall be made
from capital improvement sales tax
funds and from such other funds as may be lawfully appropriated.
SECTION 6. The City Manager is authorized to obtain, execute
and have recorded all
licenses, easements, deeds and any other conveyances or instruments necessary for the City to
complete this improvement.
SECTION 7. The contract for the improvement shall provide
that not less than the prevailing
hourly rate of wages, as found by the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations of Missouri,
shall be paid to all workers performing work under the contract. The contractor's bond shall
guarantee the faithful performance of the prevailing hourly wage clause in the contract.
SECTION 8. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect
from and after its passage.
PASSED this 4th day of December, 2000.