AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO ENTER INTO A CONTRACT WITH FOUST CONSTRUCTION, INC., FOR THE STAHL ESTATES STORM SEWER AND WATERMAIN IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, it is necessary to perform roadway, storm sewer, curb replacement and watermain improvements in Stahl Estates; and,
WHEREAS, the Clerk of Council has advertised for bids that were opened on the 23rd day of February 2011; and,
WHEREAS, Foust Construction Inc., was lowest responsible bidder with a total amount of $601,684.71 consisting of a primary bid of $378,019.95 and a secondary bid of $223,664.76 ; and,
WHEREAS, the work contemplated by the primary bid will be paid by a grant from Ohio Public Works known as Stahl Estates Storm Sewer Improvements Project (CF35M) with the city being responsible for $117,186.18 as its local contribution; and,
WHEREAS, the work contemplated by secondary bid will be paid by a zero interest loan from Ohio Public Works known as North Wellfield Interconnect (CF08N).
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE
COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF
Section 1. That the Council of the City of
Section 2. The Mayor is authorized to enter into a
contract with Foust Construction Inc.,
Section 3. The local share of the contract price for the primary bid of $378,019.95 will be paid from the following funds;
$ 46,874.47 from 10-M-234
$ 70,311.71 from 40-J-234
with the remaining $ 260,833.77 being paid by the OPWC grant.
Section 4. The contract price for the secondary bid of $223,664.76 will be paid 20-N-234
Section 5. This ordinance having the procedural rules suspended shall take effect immediately as being in the best interest of the public health, safety and welfare of the residents of the City of Cortland, Ohio.
PASSED IN COUNCIL THIS _______DAY OF ______________, 2011.
ATTEST: ____________________________ _____________________________
CLERK OF COUNCIL PRESIDENT OF COUNCIL
FILED W/MAYOR ______________ _________________________
DATE APPROVED ___________