Section 106-703; Ord. 18780; Determining that it is in the public interest to construct a 12-inch water main serving Brookside Square, Plat 1; determining that the work shall be done by Rabbit Ears, LLC


Ordinance No.            18780                      Council Bill No.            B 426-05           


AN ORDINANCE

determining that it is in the public interest to construct a 12-inch water main serving Brookside Square, Plat 1; approving and adopting plans and specifications; determining that the work shall be done by Rabbit Ears, LLC; providing for payment of the extra cost for constructing a 12-inch rather than an 8-inch water main; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

    WHEREAS, the City Council adopted a resolution on November 7, 2005, declaring the necessity of constructing a 12-inch water main serving Brookside Square, Plat 1; 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 a 12-inch water main serving Brookside Square, Plat 1 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 Rabbit Ears, LLC.

    SECTION 4.    The Director of Finance is authorized to pay Rabbit Ears, LLC $2,877.30 for installing 230 feet of 12-inch water main serving Brookside Square, Plat 1. This amount is the differential cost of installing a 12-inch water main above the cost of installing an 8-inch water main.  Payment shall be made from the Capital/Transmission and Distribution Mains Account No. 550-7220-881.68-60, WF0730780/Project WT0123/Job 5.

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

    PASSED this 21st day of November, 2005.