ORDINANCE NUMBER 2021-18
AN ORDINANCE DETERMINING THE LOWEST AND THE BID FOR THE EAST END BELMONT COUNTY WATER CONNECTION AT ST. CLAIRSVILLE EAST CORPORATION LINE IN THE CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE AND AWARDING THE CONTRACT TO THE JAMES WHITE CONSTRUCTION COMPANY OF WEIRTON, WEST VIRGINIA, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, the City of St. Clairsville has received bids for the East End Belmont County Water Connection Project; and
WHEREAS, City Council condones the action of the Director of Public Service in acting to advertise and accept the lowest and best bid for the East End Belmont County Water Connection Project.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE, OHIO:
SECTION 1: That the bid of The James White Construction Company, of Weirton, West Virginia, in the amount of $302,363.00 for the East End Belmont County Water Connection Project, and in accordance with the plans and specifications on file, is determined to be the lowest and best bid after competitive bidding.
SECTION 2: That the Mayor is authorized and directed to enter into a contract with The James White Construction Company for the East End Belmont County Water Connection Project and the Director of Finance is authorized to expend the sum of $302,363.00 for this purpose.
SECTION 3: That this Ordinance is declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health, safety and welfare of the residents of the City of St. Clairsville so that the City can maintain normal operations.
SECTION 4: That this Ordinance shall take effect and be in force from and after the earliest period allowed by the Charter of the City of St. Clairsville, Ohio.
PASSED at a meeting of the Council of the City of St. Clairsville on this 19th day of July, 2021, by the affirmative vote of 6 members of the council.