Section 106-743; Ord. 18808; Declaring it is in the public interest to proceed with construction of a 12-inch water main from Woodhaven Drive to Bristol Lake Subdivision


Ordinance No.            18808                      Council Bill No.            B 457-05           


AN ORDINANCE

declaring it is in the public interest to proceed with construction of a 12-inch water main from Woodhaven Drive to Bristol Lake Subdivision; approving and adopting plans and specifications; determining that the work shall be done by contract; ordering advertisement for bids; providing for payment for the improvement; authorizing the City Manager to obtain, execute and record all documents necessary for the improvement; providing for compliance with the prevailing wage law; appropriating funds; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

    WHEREAS, the City Council has adopted a resolution declaring the necessity for construction of a 12-inch water main from Woodhaven Drive to Bristol Lake Subdivision on November 21, 2005 and setting a public hearing on this project; and

    WHEREAS, the resolution has been published in a daily newspaper of general circulation in the City of Columbia; and

    WHEREAS, the public hearing on the project has been held.

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

    SECTION 1.    The Council finds and determines that construction of a 12- inch water main from Woodhaven Drive to Bristol Lake Subdivision 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 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 Clerk is authorized and directed to advertise for bids for the construction of the improvement, according to the provisions of Section 22-78 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri.

    SECTION 5.    Payment for this improvement shall be made from Green Line Extension Funds and such other funds as may be lawfully appropriated.

    SECTION 6.    The City Manager is authorized to obtain, execute and have recorded all licenses, easements, deeds and any other conveyances or instruments necessary for the City to complete this improvement.

    SECTION 7.    The contract for the improvement shall provide 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 guarantee the faithful performance of the prevailing hourly wage clause in the contract.

    SECTION 8.    The sum of $225,000.00 is hereby appropriated from the Retained Earnings Account No. 550-0000-351.01-00 to the Green Line Extensions Account No. 550-7120-881.49-90, WT0133.

    SECTION 9.    This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 5th day of December, 2005.