Section 106-208; Res. 73-05; Declaring the necessity for construction of improvements to the Columbia Terminal Railroad (COLT) Corridor - Phase I, between Fay Street and Rogers Street; setting a public hearing


Council Bill No.          R 73-05          


A RESOLUTION

declaring the necessity for construction of improvements to the Columbia Terminal Railroad (COLT) Corridor - Phase I, between Fay Street and Rogers 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.

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.  The City Council deems the construction of improvements to the Columbia Terminal Railroad (COLT) Corridor - Phase I, between Fay Street and Rogers Street, including the installation of storm drainage facilities, grading and landscaping the right-of-way, construction of a six-foot sidewalk between Rogers Street and Fay Street, and installation of a four-foot tall fence between the active railroad tracks and the sidewalk, necessary to the welfare and improvement of the City.  The improvements.

    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 $138,200.

    SECTION 4.  Payment for this improvement shall be made from 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 May 2, 2005.

    ADOPTED this 18th day of April, 2005.