Authorizing public works emergency building & environs
BOARD BILL NO. 195 INTRODUCED BY ALDERWOMAN LYDA KREWSON An Ordinance recommended and approved by the Airport Commission, the Board of Public Service, and the Board of Estimate and Apportionment, establishing and authorizing a public works and improvement program (the “Emergency Building & Environs Project”) at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport® (the "Airport"), consisting of a capital improvement project for the emergency replacement and restoration of certain Airport equipment, structures, buildings, and environs and other associated Airport drainage systems which due to their age, condition and design are causing flooding in Airport buildings, terminals and surrounding areas during periods of heavy precipitation, more fully described in Exhibit A entitled “Emergency CIP Project”, which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, such authorization including, without limitation, engineering, planning and designing services, programming services, technical advice and assistance, inspection services, surveying and mapping services, appraisal services, legal services and related costs, CADD services, the relocation, removal, or disposal of damaged property or obstructions, the relocation or removal of utilities and equipment, and related work, grading and landscaping costs and related work, software services or work, security services, relocation costs, transportation costs, remediation and mitigation costs and related work, the demolition of improvements, the costs for the renovation, refurbishment of Airport improvements including fixtures and equipment, architectural, engineering and related consultant and management expense pertaining to the planning, design, consulting, installing mock-ups, the preparation and production of contract documents, solicitations, bills of sale, or other agreements or documents, or the advertising and taking of bids, architect and design services, costs for structural and maintenance studies, estimating and cost benefit consulting services, general engineering services, consulting services and other technical advice and assistance, construction management, construction, installation, renovation, rehabilitation, reconfiguration, improvement, and inspection work or cost, the equipping and furnishing of Airport property including, without limitation, supplies, materials, parts and equipment, and other necessary and related work or services for the construction, installation, replacement, renovation, refurbishment, implementation, administration, management or monitoring of the Emergency Building & Environs Project at a total estimated cost of Four Hundred Thousand Dollars ($400,000); authorizing an initial appropriation in the total amount of Four Hundred Thousand Dollars ($400,000) from the Airport Development Fund to be expended for the payment of costs for emergency work and services authorized herein; authorizing and directing the Mayor and the Comptroller of the City of St. Louis (“City”) to enter into and execute on behalf of the City easement agreements granting such easements or right-of-ways as are necessary to the administration or implementation of the Emergency Building & Environs Project; authorizing and directing the Director of Airports with the approval of the Board of Estimate and Apportionment to let contracts providing for mapping, appraisal, and escrow services, title work, ground maintenance, security services, legal services, and other related services for the implementation and administration of the Emergency Building & Environs Project; authorizing and directing the Board of Public Service with the advice, consent, and approval of the Director of Airports to let contracts for all other approved work or services, purchase materials, supplies, and equipment, employ labor, pay salaries, wages, fees, retain consultants and otherwise provide for the work or services authorized herein; providing that any contract let hereunder, will be subject to the City’s Charter and applicable City ordinances and Missouri State laws or regulations applicable thereto; authorizing and directing the Comptroller of the City to draw warrants from time to time on the Treasurer of the City for payment of expenses authorized herein upon submission of properly certified vouchers in conformance with procedures established by the Comptroller and authorizing, as necessary and appropriate, the Comptroller, Treasurer, City Counselor, and other appropriate officers, agents and employees of the City to make such applications or certifications and provide such data to the appropriate parties, and to take whatever action necessary in order to provide for the payment or reimbursement of eligible costs authorized herein; authorizing and directing the Director of Airports to make such applications and provide such data and to take whatever action necessary to seek funds under the Airport Improvement Program, the Passenger Facility Charge Program or other federal, state, or local programs for projects herein authorized; directing that all contracts let under authority of this Ordinance be in compliance with all applicable minority and women or disadvantaged business enterprise requirements and in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws, ordinances, regulations, court decisions and executive orders relating to equal employment opportunity; and containing a severability and an emergency clause.
Board Bill Number: 195
Primary Sponsors: Lyda Krewson
Committee: Transportation and Commerce