Series 110 2009 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 110-497; Ord. 20422; Determining it is in the public interest to construct the East Side Sidewalk Reconstruction Project, Phase 1 - sidewalks along portions of the north and south sides of Walnut, the north side of Paquin and the north side of Anthony
Bill No. B 272-09
determining it is in the public interest to construct the East Side Sidewalk Reconstruction
Project, Phase 1 to include reconstruction of sidewalks along portions of the north and south
sides of Walnut Street, the north side of Paquin Street and the north side of Anthony Street;
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
WHEREAS, the City Council adopted a resolution declaring
the necessity of constructing the
East Side Sidewalk Reconstruction Project, Phases 1 and 2; 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 improvements.
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 East Side Sidewalk
Reconstruction Project, Phase 1 to include reconstruction of sidewalks, sidewalk ramps and other
miscellaneous work, all in accordance with City of Columbia Street and Storm Sewer
Specifications and Standards, along the north side of Walnut Street between Hubbell Drive and
William Street, the south side of Walnut Street between Short Street and Ripley Street, the north
side of Paquin Street from Hitt Street to College Avenue and the north side of Anthony Street
from College Avenue to William Street, 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
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 from Federal American Recovery
and Reinvestment Act of 2009 funding and such other funds as may be lawfully appropriated.
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 21st day of September, 2009