ORDINANCE NO. 010526
a contract with Insituform Technologies USA Inc. for Emergency Repair of a
collapsing 24-inch combined sewer pipe in Independence Avenue west of Lydia
Avenue; authorizing expenditure of $60,000.00 in funding therefor; and
declaring an emergency.
a 24-inch diameter corrugated metal pipe combined sewer has collapsed beneath
Independence Avenue west of Lydia Avenue, and staff investigation has
determined that emergency repair is needed; and
this condition presents an immediate threat to public health and safety; NOW,
IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:
1. That the Director of Water Services is hereby authorized to execute, on
behalf of Kansas City, a contract with Insituform Technologies USA for the
emergency repair of a collapsing 24-inch combined sewer pipe beneath
Independence Avenue west of Lydia Avenue in an amount not to exceed $60,000.00.
2. That the Director of Water Services is further authorized to expend up to
the sum of $60,000.00 from funds previously appropriated to Account No.
01-811-080-7726-T Sewer Construction to satisfy the cost of this emergency
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 in accordance with that section.
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
as to form and legality: