Section 106-121; Ord. 18440; Determining that it is in the public interest to construct an 8-inch water main serving Thornbrook, Plat 13; determining that the work shall be done by Thornbrook Development, Inc.


Ordinance No.           18440                       Council Bill No.            B 64-05           

AN ORDINANCE

determining that it is in the public interest to construct an 8-inch water main serving Thornbrook, Plat 13; approving and adopting plans and specifications; determining that the work shall be done by Thornbrook Development, Inc.; providing for payment of the extra cost for constructing an 8-inch rather than a 6-inch water main; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

    WHEREAS, the City Council adopted a resolution on February 21, 2005, declaring the necessity of constructing an 8-inch water main serving Thornbrook, Plat 13 and setting a public hearing on this project; and

    WHEREAS, the resolution was published in a daily newspaper of general circulation in the city; and

    WHEREAS, the City Council has held a public hearing on construction of the water main.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.  The Council finds that the construction of an 8-inch water main serving Thornbrook, Plat 13 is necessary for the welfare and improvement of the City and that it is in the public interest that such improvement be made.

    SECTION 2.  The plans and specifications for this improvement, as prepared by the Director of the Water and Light Department and filed in the office of the City Clerk, are hereby approved and made a part of this ordinance by reference.

    SECTION 3.  The construction of the improvement shall be done by Thornbrook Development, Inc.

    SECTION 4.  The Director of Finance is authorized to pay Thornbrook Development, Inc. $5,400 for installing 1,200 feet of an 8-inch water main serving Thornbrook, Plat 13. This amount is the differential cost of installing an 8-inch water main above the cost of installing a 6-inch water main.

    SECTION 5.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 7th day of March, 2005.