2011-45

ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE SERVICE DIRECTOR TO ENTER INTO CONTRACT WITH DLZ FOR THE OAK STREET SEWER IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT 10-1S, BURGESS AND NIPLE FOR THE MILBURN AVENUE/MEADOW STREET SEWER IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT 10-2S, AND CPS/SANDS DECKER FOR THE ROBINSON AVENUE ROADWAY IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT 10-1P, FOR THE CITY OF MARION, OHIO, APPROPRIATING THE NECESSARY FUNDS, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.

WHEREAS, the City of Marion has an immediate need to prepare construction plans for the Oak Street Sewer Improvements, Project 10-1S, Milburn Avenue/Meadow Street Sewer Improvements, Project 10-2S, Robinson Street, Roadway Improvements, Project 10-1P, and;

WHEREAS, the City of Marion has determined the aforementioned firms to be the most qualified firm for these projects by an RFP and Quality Based Selection Process,

BE IT ORDAINED BY the Council of the City of Marion, Marion County, Ohio:

Section 1: That the Service Director be authorized to enter into contract with DLZ for design engineering services for the Oak Street Sewer Improvements, Project 10-1S, Burgess and Niple for the Milburn Avenue/Meadow Street Sewer Improvements, Project 10-2S, and CPS/Sands Decker for the Robinson Avenue Roadway Improvements, Project 10-1P,

Section 2: That the cost of such contract shall be payable from the Storm Water Utility Fund, and the Sewer Improvement Fund.

Section 3: That this ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, welfare and safety of the City of Marion and the inhabitants thereof, and due to the imminent construction season and the need to move forward without further delay, and as such, shall take effect and be in force immediately upon its passage and approval by the Mayor, provided it receives the affirmative vote of two-thirds of all members elected to Council; otherwise it shall become effective from and after the earliest period allowed by law.


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Dave Edwards
President of Council

Approved:


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Mayor Scott Schertzer

Attest:


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Clerk of Council