Series 110 2009 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 110-114; Ord. 20216; Determining it is in the public interest to construct the Hinkson Creek Trail between the Grindstone Nature Area and Stephens Lake Park
Bill No. B 56-09
determining it is in the public interest to construct the Hinkson Creek Trail between
Grindstone Nature Area and Stephens Lake Park; 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; authorizing the City Manager
to obtain, execute and record all documents necessary for the improvement; providing for
compliance with the prevailing wage law and state-mandated construction safety training; and
fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.
WHEREAS, the City Council adopted a resolution declaring
the necessity of constructing the
Hinkson Creek Trail between the Grindstone Nature Area and Stephens Lake Park; 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.
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 the Hinkson Creek Trail between the
Grindstone Nature Area and Stephens Lake Park in the City of Columbia, Missouri, is necessary
for the welfare and improvement of the city and that it is in the public interest that such
improvements be made.
SECTION 2. The plans and specifications
for this improvement, as prepared by the Director
of Parks and Recreation 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 contract in accordance
with the plans and specifications, the laws of the State of Missouri, and the Charter and
Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri.
SECTION 4. The Purchasing Agent is
hereby authorized to call for bids and execute a
contract for the improvement.
SECTION 5. Payment for this improvement
shall be made from Park Sales Tax Funds,
Surface Transportation Program Enhancement Funds and such other funds as may be lawfully
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. 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 8. The bid specifications
and contract for the improvement shall provide that the
contractor and any subcontractor shall provide a ten-hour Occupational Safety and Health
Administration construction safety program (or a similar program approved by the Missouri
Department of Labor and Industrial Relations) for all employees working on-site. All employees
working on the site of the improvement are required to complete the safety program within 60
days of beginning work on the improvement project.
SECTION 9. This ordinance shall be
in full force and effect from and after its passage.
PASSED this 16th day of March, 2009.