AN RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC SERVICES TO SOLICIT COMPETITIVE BIDS FOR THE RESURFACING OF STREETS IN THE CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE AND AUTHORIZING AN EXPENDITURE NOT TO EXCEED $150,000.00 FOR THE CALENDAR YEAR 2017 AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, the City has determined that various streets have fallen into a state of disrepair and need to be resurfaced; and
WHEREAS, the resurfacing of various City streets will improve the public peace, health, and welfare of the residents of the City of St. Clairsville.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE, OHIO:
Section 1: That the Director of Public Services for the City of St. Clairsville is authorized and directed to solicit competitive bids for the resurfacing of various City streets in the City of St. Clairsville, and to accept the lowest and best bid for the resurfacing and to authorize work for such resurfacing not to exceed $150,000.00 for the calendar year 2017.
Section 2: That the Director of Public Services is authorized to spend funds for the resurfacing of various City streets upon award of a contract.
Section 3: That this Resolution is declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the preservation of the public peace, health, welfare, and safety of the residents of the City of St. Clairsville and for further reasons that delays in the resurfacing of the City streets will adversely affect the safety interests of the residents of the City of St. Clairsville and the financial interest of the City.
Section 4: This Resolution shall take effect and be in force from and after the earliest period allowed by the Charter of the City of St. Clairsville, Ohio.