Section 103-303; Ord. 17321; Authorizing Improvements to the L.A. Nickell Golf Cart Compound

Ordinance No.            17321              Council Bill No.           B 183-02            


declaring it is in the public interest to proceed with construction of improvements to L.A. Nickell Golf Cart Compound; approving plans and specifications for the improvements; determining that a portion of the  work shall be done by contract and a portion by City employees; calling for bids through the Purchasing Division; providing for payment for the improvement; providing for compliance with the prevailing wage law; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.


    SECTION 1.  Subsequent to the adoption of a resolution by the City Council, declaring the necessity for construction of improvements to L.A. Nickell Golf Cart Compound and pursuant to the publication of the resolution in a daily newspaper of general circulation in the City of Columbia, Missouri, and the affidavit of publication filed; and after a public hearing as provided for in Section 75 of the Home Rule Charter, the Council finds and determines that construction of such improvements, including installation of the perimeter fence and landscaping, are 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, is hereby authorized to call for bids for the installation of the perimeter fence.  If, in the opinion of the City Manager, no satisfactory bid is received, City employees shall be used to install the fence.  As deemed advisable by the City Manager, City employees shall be used for the landscaping and if funds allow, construction of improvements to the storage shed.

    SECTION 4.  Payment for this improvement shall be made from the Recreation Services User Fee Fund, 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 its passage.

    PASSED this 20th day of May, 2002.