Section 101-653 Res. 237-00; Setting a Public Hearing RE: Construction of Water Mains Serving Bearfield Meadows, Plat 1


Council Bill No.           R 237-00         

A RESOLUTION

declaring the necessity for the construction of water mains located in and serving Bearfield Meadows, Plat 1; stating the nature of the improvement; estimating the extra cost for constructing an 8-inch and a 12-inch water main rather than a 6-inch and an 8-inch water main; providing that the improvement shall be made by Lifestyle Homes, Inc.; and setting a public hearing.

    WHEREAS, Lifestyle Homes, Inc. desires to install 6-inch and 8-inch water mains 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 Bearfield Meadows, Plat 1, requires that an 8inch and a 12-inch water main be installed; and

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

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

    SECTION 1.  The Council deems the construction of about 2,240 feet of 8inch and 1,060 feet of 12-inch water main pipes and accessory valves and fittings located in and serving Bearfield Meadows, 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 $ 4.04 per linear foot.  The estimated differential cost for a 12-inch water main (the cost of constructing a 12-inch water main which exceeds the cost of constructing an 8-inch water main) for this improvement is $ 8.21 per linear foot.

    SECTION 4.  This improvement shall be made by Lifestyle Homes, 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 December 18, 2000.

    ADOPTED this 4th day of December, 2000.