Section 107-426; Ord. 19109; Declaring it is in the public interest to proceed with replacement of a water main along Waugh Street, between East Broadway and Locust Street, and replacement of a water main along Locust Street


Ordinance No. 19109                            Council Bill No. B 258-06

     AN ORDINANCE

declaring it is in the public interest to proceed with replacement of a water main along Waugh Street, between East Broadway and Locust Street, and replacement of a water main along Locust Street, between College Avenue and Waugh Street; approving the plans and specifications; determining that the work shall be done by City employees; providing for payment for the improvement; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

WHEREAS, the City Council has adopted a resolution declaring the necessity for the replacement of a water main located along Waugh Street, between East Broadway and Locust Street, and replacement of a water main along Locust Street, between College Avenue and Waugh Street, 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 replacement of a 4-inch water main with an 8-inch water main located along Waugh Street, between East Broadway and Locust Street, and replacement of a 4-inch water main with an 8-inch water main along Locust Street, between College Avenue and Waugh Street, 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, adopted and made a part of this ordinance.

    SECTION 3.    As deemed advisable by the city manager, city employees shall be used for construction of a portion of the work.  A portion of the work shall be done by construction crews provided under the terms of a general services agreement.

    SECTION 4.    Payment for this improvement shall be made from the Water and Electric Fund using funds appropriated in Capital Improvement Project No. WT0055, and such other funds as may be lawfully appropriated.

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

    PASSED this 3rd day of July, 2006.