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File #: O-611-23    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Approved
File created: 11/6/2023 In control: Public Utilities Department
On agenda: 11/21/2023 Final action: 11/21/2023
Title: Authorizing the appropriation and expenditure of $750,000 from the Water Replacement Fund for the Permanganate Feed Lines Replacement Project at the Low Service Pumping Station; authorizing the mayor to accept bids and award contracts related to the project; and declaring an emergency.
Attachments: 1. Video: Agenda Review 11/14/2023, 2. Video: City Council 11/21/2023
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DPU112123PERMANGANATEFEEDLINES
Division of Water Treatment
J. Goetz (x2399)
Revised

Title
Authorizing the appropriation and expenditure of $750,000 from the Water Replacement Fund for the Permanganate Feed Lines Replacement Project at the Low Service Pumping Station; authorizing the mayor to accept bids and award contracts related to the project; and declaring an emergency.

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SUMMARY & BACKGROUND:
The Capital Improvements Program for the upgrade and modernization of the City's water treatment processes is nearly complete. However, the replacement of the permanganate feed lines has yet to be completed. Construction bids have recently been received. The three (3) permanganate feed lines run a distance of three (3) miles inside of the 108" diameter Intake Conduit under the floor of Lake Erie. Replacing the permanganate feed pipes will ensure a continued reliable feed of potassium permanganate from the Low Service Pumping Station to the Intake Crib for the purpose of zebra mussel control, pre-oxidation, taste, and odor control.

Summary
NOW, THEREFORE, Be it ordained by the Council of the City of Toledo:

SECTION 1. That an amount not to exceed $750,000 is appropriated from the unappropriated balance of Water Replacement Fund into Account Code 6063-32000-4UC6323STDSTD; and further authorizing the expenditure of same for the replacement of the permanganate feed lines.

SECTION 2. That the mayor is authorized to accept bids, and enter into contracts necessary for completion of the Permanganate Feed Lines Replacement Project upon terms and conditions acceptable to the Director of Public Utilities and the Director of Law.

SECTION 3. That the Finance Director is authorized to issue their warrant or warrants in amounts not to exceed those authorized in Section 1 against the above-mentioned account code in payment of the obligations incurred pursuant to the agreements authorized in Section 2 above upon presentation of the proper vou...

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