Section 105-647; Res. 240-04; Declaring the necessity for street construction on Hope Place from West Boulevard to Hardin Street; setting a public hearing

Council Bill No.          R 240-04          


declaring the necessity for street construction on Hope Place from West Boulevard to Hardin Street; stating the nature of and the estimate of the cost of the improvement; providing for payment for the improvement; providing for compliance with the prevailing wage law; and setting a public hearing.


    SECTION 1.  The City Council deems the construction of street pavement, storm drain inlets and pipes, and other miscellaneous work, all in accordance with the City of Columbia Street and Storm Sewer Specifications and Standards, on Hope Place from West Boulevard to Hardin Street, necessary to the welfare and improvement 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, accessories and incidentals thereto necessary for the complete construction of the improvements.

    SECTION 3.  The estimated cost of this improvement is $150,000.

    SECTION 4.  Payment for this improvement shall be made by special tax bills evidencing special assessments levied and assessed against the property specially benefitted by and abutting the improvement in the manner specified by the laws of the State of Missouri and the Charter and Ordinances of the City of Columbia, in an amount not to exceed $15.00 per abutting front foot; and the balance from the Community Development Block Grant Funds, and such other funds as may be lawfully appropriated.

    SECTION 5.  Any work done in connection with the construction of the improvement specified above shall be in compliance with the provisions of the prevailing wage laws of the State of Missouri.

    SECTION 6.  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 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 20, 2004.

    ADOPTED this 6th day of December, 2004.