Series 103 2002 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 103-231; Ord. 17271; Authorizing Construction of Improvements (Phase I) to Stephens Lake Park
Ordinance No. 17271 Council
Bill No. B 133-02
declaring it is in the public interest to proceed with construction of improvements to Stephens
Lake Park; approving plans and specifications for the improvements; calling for bids through the
Purchasing Division; determining that a portion of the project shall be done by city employees;
providing for payment for the improvement; providing for compliance with the prevailing wage
law; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS
SECTION 1. After the adoption of a resolution by the City Council, declaring
the necessity for
construction of improvements to Stephens Lake Park and after an advertised public hearing, the
Council finds and determines that construction of such improvements, including site
administration, construction of aquatic facility and boardwalk, shelter, playground, restroom,
trails, landscaping, entry road, parking lot and various site amenities, is necessary for the welfare
and improvement of the city and that it is in the public interest that such improvements be made.
SECTION 2. The plans and specifications for these improvements filed in
the office of the
city clerk, are hereby approved, adopted and made a part hereof by reference as fully as if set
forth herein verbatim.
SECTION 3. The City Manager, through the head of the purchasing division,
authorized to call for bids and award a contract for the construction of a shelter, playground and
restroom, bathhouse facility, entry road and parking lot. As deemed advisable by the City
Manager, city employees shall be used to construct the other improvements.
SECTION 4. Payment for this improvement shall be made from the Park Sales
and such other funds as may be lawfully appropriated.
SECTION 5. The City shall cause to be inserted into the contract a stipulation
to the effect
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 include such provisions as will guarantee the faithful performance of
the prevailing hourly wage clause, as provided by the contract.
SECTION 6. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after
PASSED this 15th day of April, 2002.