ORDINANCE NO. 930902
Approving a $24,782.00 contract with Wilson Plumbing
Company for an emergency repair to the Hillside Levee Sewer; authorizing
expenditure of $30,977.00 in funding therefor; and declaring an emergency.
WHEREAS, the Hillside Levee Sewer was damaged in two
places by the recent flooding; and
WHEREAS, the damaged sewer is allowing creek water
to pour into the sewer which could damage other portions of this sewer; and
WHEREAS, the damage to the sewer is causing part of
the street to collapse and this sewer must be repaired immediately to prevent
further destruction to City property and for the safety of our residents; NOW,
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:
Section 1. That a $24,782.00 contract between the
City of Kansas City, Missouri, through its Director of Water and Pollution
Control, and Wilson Plumbing Company for an emergency repair to the Hillside
Levee Sewer is hereby approved and confirmed. The contract will be in a form
as that on file with the Director of Water and Pollution Control.
Section 2. That the Director of Water and Pollution
Control is hereby authorized to expend up to the sum of $30,977.00 from funds
previously appropriated to Account No. 811-086-7700-T to satisfy the cost of
this contract, including changes deemed necessary.
Section 3. This ordinance is declared to be an
emergency measure within the provisions of Section 15, Article II of the
Charter of Kansas City because it is for the immediate preservation of public
property, health and safety and shall take effect immediately upon passage.
I hereby certify that there is a balance, otherwise
unencumbered, to the credit of the appropriation to which the foregoing
expenditure is to be charged, and a cash balance, otherwise unencumbered, in
the treasury, to the credit of the fund from which payment is to be made, each
sufficient to meet the obligation hereby incurred.
Director of Finance
Approved as to form and
Assistant City Attorney