Series 107 2006 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 107-661; Ord. 19271; Amending Chapter 2 of the City Code to authorize the city manager to waive attorney conflicts of interest
Bill No. B 425-06
amending Chapter 2 of the City Code to authorize the city manager to waive attorney
interest; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS
SECTION 1. Chapter 2 of the Code of
Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri, is
hereby amended as follows:
Material to be deleted in
strikeout; material to be added underlined.
Sec. 2-460. Bids and requests for proposals required; exceptions.
. . .
(d) The city manager may enter into
contracts for professional and other services without
following a competitive bidding process or a request for proposals process when factors such as
prior experience, skills, education, local knowledge or unique knowledge are considerations in
selecting the contractor.
The city manager may waive attorney conflicts of interest if the
manager determines that the waiver is in the City s interest. This subsection shall not apply
to contracts for auditing services for the annual fiscal audit or to
contracts for architectural, engineering and land surveying services.
. . .
SECTION 2. This ordinance shall be
in full force and effect from and after its passage.
PASSED this 16th day of October, 2006.