Section 105-286; Ord. 18122; Determining it is in the public interest to proceed with construction of sidewalk improvements on West Worley Street from West Boulevard westward 700 feet and a cul-de-sac at the end of Rowe Lane


Ordinance No.            018122                          Council Bill No.         B 171-04        

AN ORDINANCE

determining it is in the public interest to proceed with construction of sidewalk improvements on West Worley Street from West Boulevard westward 700 feet and a cul-de-sac at the end of Rowe Lane; approving and adopting plans and specifications; determining that the work shall be done by contract; 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.  After the adoption of a resolution by the City Council, declaring the necessity for construction of sidewalk improvements on West Worley Street from West Boulevard westward 700 feet and a cul-de-sac at the end of Rowe Lane, and after an advertised public hearing, the Council finds and determines that construction of such improvements 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 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 Manager, through the head of the Purchasing Division, is hereby authorized to call for bids for such improvements and to execute a contract for the improvement.

    SECTION 5.  Payment for this improvement shall be made from Community Development Block Grant Funds, and such other funds as may be lawfully appropriated.

    SECTION 6.  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.  The City shall also cause to be inserted into the contract a stipulation that all laborers and mechanics employed by the contractor or subcontractors in the performance of work under the contract shall be paid wages at rates not less than those prevailing on similar construction in the locality as determined by the Secretary of Labor in accordance with the Davis-Bacon Act.

    SECTION 7.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 21st day of June, 2004.