Series 103 2002 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 103-216; Ord. 17256; Amendment to Agreement w/R.W. Beck RE: Development of an RFP for Power Purchases, Evaluation of Responses to the RFP, and Assistance in City Negotiations for Power Purchases
Bill No. B 118-02
authorizing the City Manager to execute an amendment to the agreement with R.W. Beck
allowing the development of an RFP for power purchases, the evaluation of responses to the RFP
and assistance in City negotiations for power purchases; appropriating funds; and fixing the time
when this ordinance shall become effective.
WHEREAS, the City currently has a contract with R.W. Beck to
evaluate the Citys future
power supply needs whereby R.W. Beck has acquired unique knowledge of the Citys electric
WHEREAS, R.W. Beck is now in a position to most economically
use their program
capabilities to develop an RFP for the purchase of 80-125 MW of power and to evaluate the
responses to that RFP.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA,
MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:
SECTION 1. The City Manager is hereby authorized to execute
an amendment to the
agreement with R.W. Beck by amending the scope of services of the agreement to authorize
R.W. Beck to develop an RFP for power purchases, evaluate the responses to the RFP and to
assist in any negotiations for the purchase of power resulting from the responses. The form and
content of the amendment shall be substantially as set forth in "Attachment A-1" attached
and made a part hereof as fully as if set forth herein verbatim.
SECTION 2. The sum of $ 100,000 is hereby appropriated
from the Electric Retained
Earnings Account No. 551-0000-351.01-00 to the Consulting Fees Account No. 551-7110-611.40-23.
SECTION 3. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect
from and after its passage.
PASSED this 15th day of April, 2002.