Ordinance authorizing project for Lambert Airport road traffic flow
BOARD BILL NO. 187 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 of The City of St. Louis (the “City”), establishing a public works project for the Lambert Airport Road Traffic Flow Improvement- Along Lambert International Blvd., Airflight Drive, Air Cargo Road Intersection Improvements, including Pan Tilt Zoom cameras, and signal optimization for intersections of Pear Tree Lane, Natural Bridge Road, Shops Drive, Cypress Road, and the entrances and exits to Terminal 2 (the “PROJECT”), which improves upon the means for the City, the owner and operator of Lambert-St. Louis International Airport® (the “Airport”) to manage traffic and safety within the transportation network at the Airport; authorizing and directing the City by and through its Board of Public Service, to let contracts and provide for the design, construction, materials, and equipment for the PROJECT; authorizing the Board of Public Service to employ labor and consultants, pay salaries, fees and wages, as necessary for completion of the PROJECT, and to enter into supplemental agreements with the Missouri Highway and Transportation Commission, Federal Highway Administration, utilities, and other governmental agencies as necessary for completion of the PROJECT, all in accordance with the Federal Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (23 U.S.C. § 110, et seq.), these agreements may include, but are not limited to, sections for: description of the work, material guarantees, estimated expenditure allocations, fund reversion authorization, applicable federal and state wage rate requirements, equal opportunity provisions, the Mayor’s Executive Orders, and contract advertising statutes; requiring that all work provided for herein will be carried out in accordance with detailed plans and specifications adopted and approved by the Board of Public Service before bids are advertised therefor; directing that all construction contracts let by authority of this Ordinance provide for federal and state prevailing wage requirements, including prevailing wage holiday and overtime pay, and compliance with all applicable statutes of the State of Missouri (Sections 290.210 through 290.340 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri 2000, as amended), the City Charter, City ordinances, when applicable, and the Revised Code of the City, as amended; requiring all specifications approved by the Board of Public Service and contracts let by authority of this Ordinance must provide for: compliance with the Mayor’s Executive Orders on Equal Opportunity and maximum MBE/WBE/DBE utilization goals, except when superseded or prohibited by federal or state law or regulation; requiring that all contractors shall comply with the provisions of Sections 285.525 through 285.555 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri 2000, as amended, by requiring enrollment and participation in a federal work authorization program and agreeing not to knowingly employ unauthorized aliens; requiring that all contractors shall comply with the provisions of Section 292.675 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri 2000, as amended, by providing a ten-hour Occupational Safety and Health Administration construction safety program for their on-site employees; requiring that all contractors shall comply with the provisions of Section 34.057 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri 2000, as amended, (Prompt Payment/Retainage), as applicable; requiring the furnishing of a bond by every contractor on this public works project pursuant to the provisions of Section 107.170 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri 2000, as amended; requiring compliance with Section 34.353 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri 2000, as amended (Domestic Product Procurement Act – Buy American); requiring all advertisements for bids pursuant to this Ordinance be subject to the provisions of Section 8.250 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri 2000, as amended; appropriating the total estimated cost of the PROJECT of One Million, Three Hundred Thousand Dollars ($1,300,000) from various sources including the Federal Highway Administration Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act) and up to Two Hundred Sixty Thousand Dollars ($260,000) from the Airport Development Fund for the payment of costs for work and services authorized herein; authorizing the Director of Airports to make certain applications and take necessary action to seek funds under the Airport Improvement Program, the Passenger Facility Charge Program or other programs for projects herein authorized; authorizing and directing the Comptroller of the City to draw warrants from time to time and disburse funds appropriated by this Ordinance and to receive and disburse grant funds in accordance with the Transportation Equity Act of the 21st Century (23 U.S.C. § 110, et seq.) upon the signature and certification of vouchers by the President of the Board of Public Service; and containing a public work emergency clause.
Board Bill Number: 187
Primary Sponsors: Lyda Krewson
Committee: Transportation and Commerce