Series 106 2005 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 106-224; Ord. 18498; Determining that it is in the public interest to proceed with construction of improvements to the Columbia Terminal Railroad (COLT) Corridor - Phase I, between Fay Street and Rogers Street
Bill No. B 125-05
determining that it is in the public interest to proceed with construction of improvements
Columbia Terminal Railroad (COLT) Corridor - Phase I, between Fay Street and Rogers Street;
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.
WHEREAS, the City Council adopted a resolution declaring the
necessity of constructing
improvements to the Columbia Terminal Railroad (COLT) Corridor - Phase I, between Fay
Street and Rogers Street; and
WHEREAS, the resolution was published in a daily newspaper of
general circulation in the
WHEREAS, the City Council has held a public hearing on construction
of the improvement.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS
SECTION 1. The Council finds that 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, is necessary for the
welfare and improvement of the City and that it is in the public interest such improvement be
SECTION 2. The plans and specifications for this improvement,
as prepared by the Director
of Water and Light and filed in the office of the City Clerk, are hereby approved and made a part
of this ordinance.
SECTION 3. The construction of the improvement shall be
done by contract in accordance
with the plans and specifications adopted therefor, 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 2nd day of May, 2005.