Section 110-540; Res. 235-09; Declaring the necessity for construction of sanitary sewers in Sewer District No. 167 (Shepard Hills Subdivision); fixing the time for a public hearing thereon

Council Bill No. R 235-09


declaring the necessity for construction of sanitary sewers in Sewer District No. 167 (Shepard Hills Subdivision); stating the nature of and the estimate of the cost thereof; providing for payment for the improvement; providing for compliance with the prevailing wage law; and fixing the time for a public hearing thereon.


    SECTION 1.    The City Council deems the construction of sanitary sewers, wye branches, manholes and other necessary appurtenances in Sewer District No. 167 necessary to the welfare and improvement of the City.

    SECTION 2.    The nature and scope of the improvement shall consist of furnishing all labor, materials, transportation, insurance and all other items, accessories and incidentals thereto necessary for the complete construction of the improvements.

    SECTION 3.    The estimated cost of this improvement is $684,000.00.

    SECTION 4.    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. 167 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 $0.420 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 boundaries of the sewer district being described as follows:

A tract of land in the east half (½) of Section 17, Township 48 North, Range 12 West; situate in the City of Columbia, Boone County, Missouri; said tract being all of lots 1 through 15 of Shepard Hills Subdivision as recorded in Plat Book 5 at Page 40 and two (2) tracts of land described in a warranty deed in Book 849 at Page 948, both of the Boone County Records.

The above described tract contains 34.1 acres.

    SECTION 5.    Any work done in connection with the construction of the improvement specified above shall be in compliance with the provisions of the prevailing wage laws of the Department of Labor and the State of Missouri, such prevailing wage rates having been established by the Industrial Commission of Missouri.  

    SECTION 6.    A public hearing in respect to this improvement will be held in the Council Chamber of the Daniel Boone Building, 701 E. Broadway, Columbia, Missouri, at 7:00 p.m. on November 2, 2009.  The City Clerk shall cause notice of this hearing to be published in a newspaper published in the City.

    ADOPTED this 5th day of October, 2009.