Series 110 2009 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 110-168; Ord. 20242; Determining it is in the public interest to construct Sanitary Sewer District No. 159 (Route K)
Bill No. B 84-09
determining it is in the public interest to construct Sanitary Sewer District No.
159 (Route K);
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
fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.
WHEREAS, the City Council adopted a resolution declaring
the necessity of constructing
sewers in Sewer District No. 159 (Route K); 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 sanitary sewers, wye branches,
manholes and other necessary appurtenances in Sanitary Sewer District No. 159 (Route K) 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 Public Works 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 by special tax bills evidencing
special assessments levied and assessed against the lots, tracts or parcels of ground specially
benefited in Sewer District No. 159 of the City, in proportion to the area of the whole district
exclusive of public highways, in the manner specified by the laws of the State of Missouri and
the Charter and Ordinances of the City of Columbia, in a unit rate not to exceed $0.484 per
square foot; and the balance from Sanitary Sewer Utility Funds and such other funds as may be
lawfully appropriated or lawfully used for such purpose. The tax bills shall be a lien against
lot, parcel or tract of land benefited from the improvement and described in the tax bill for a
period of ten years from the date of issue unless sooner paid.
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. This ordinance shall be
in full force and effect from and after its passage.
PASSED this 20th day of April, 2009.