AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC
SERVICES TO ADVERTISE FOR BIDS AND ACCEPT BIDS
FOR THE WATER DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM
IMPROVEMENTS – PHASES 1 AND 2
AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, The City of St. Clairsville is in need of water upgrades to its aged distribution system; and
WHEREAS, Council for the City of St. Clairsville desires to authorize the Director of Public Services to begin advertising for bids so that bids can be accepted for the Water Distribution System Improvements – Phases 1 and 2.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE, OHIO:
SECTION 1: That the Director of Public Services is authorized and directed to advertise for bids and accept the bids for the Water Distribution System Improvements – Phases 1 and 2.
SECTION 2: That this Ordinance is declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health, welfare, and safety of the residents of the City of St. Clairsville so that the City can maintain normal operations.
SECTION 3: 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 15th day of August, 2022, by the affirmative vote of 6 members of the council.