2012-71

ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE SAFETY DIRECTOR TO ENTER INTO CONTRACT WITH PREMIER CONCRETE AND EXCAVATING FOR THE SKATE PARK PAD PROJECT AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

WHEREAS, Ordinance No. 2012-61 authorized advertising for bids for the Skate Park Pad Project, and

WHEREAS four bids were received, and

WHEREAS, the FY 2011 Formula grant has $ 95,000 budgeted for this entire activity which includes the skate park equipment and amenities, and

WHEREAS, Premier Concrete and Excavating was the lowest and best bidder, and there are sufficient funds to accept Alternate B for the 100' x 100' x 5" deep concrete pad, and.

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

Section 1. That the Safety Director be directed to enter into contract with Premier Concrete and Excavating, 4270 Ferris Lane, Norwalk, OH 44857, they being the lowest and best bidder, in the amount of $38,900 with authorization to address any change orders up to $42,500, if necessary

Section 2. That said contract shall be payable up from the Community Development Block Grant FY 2011 Formula Program

Section 3. The FY 11 Formula Grant requires that all work be completed by December 31, 2012

Section 4. That this ordinance is hereby declared an emergency measure necessary for the welfare of the City of Marion and the inhabitants thereof: and as such, shall take effect and be in force immediately upon its passage and approval by the mayor, provided that 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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Approved: Dave Edwards
President of Council


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Mayor Scott Schertzer


Attest;


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Clerk of Council