Series 110 2009 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 110-174; Ord. 20248; Determining it is in the public interest to construct modifications to the water treatment process at the McBaine Water Treatment Plant
Bill No. B 91-09
determining it is in the public interest to construct modifications to the water
treatment process at
the McBaine Water Treatment Plant; approving and adopting plans and specifications;
determining that the work shall be done by contract; calling for bids through the Purchasing
Division; determining that a portion of the project shall be done by city employees; 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
modifications to the water treatment process at the McBaine Water Treatment Plant; 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 modifications to the water treatment
process at the McBaine Water Treatment Plant 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 Water and Light 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 installation of the chemical feed equipment. As deemed advisable by the City
Manager, city employees shall be used for the remainder of the work to modify the water
SECTION 5. Payment for this improvement
shall be made from the Water and Electric Fund
using funds appropriated in Capital Improvement Project No. WT0220 and such other funds as
may be lawfully appropriated.
SECTION 6. 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 7. This ordinance shall be
in full force and effect from and after its passage.
PASSED this 20th day of April, 2009.