DISCLAIMER

 

07-0341R


RESOLUTION AMENDING CONTRACT NO. C20188 WITH MSA PROFESSIONAL SERVICES, INC., FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES TO DEVELOP SAFETY-RELATED PROCEDURES FOR FALL PROTECTION OPTIONS, AND PROCEDURES FOR THE USE OF FALL PROTECTION EQUIPMENT, AT WASTEWATER LIFT STATIONS THROUGHOUT THE CITY IN THE ESTIMATED AMOUNT OF $38.776 FOR A NEW TOTAL OF $56,433.

BY COUNCILOR JOHNSON:

     RESOLVED, that MSA Professional Services, Inc., Contract C20188, for professional services to review and identify fall protection options and develop procedures for the proper use of fall protection equipment at wastewater lift stations, be and hereby is amended to include design and construction engineering services for implementing fall protection improvements at all of the city’s wastewater lift stations in the estimated amount of $38,776 for a new total of $56,433, payable from Sanitary Sewer Fund 0530, Department 500, Organization 1945, Object 5310, City Project No. 0578SN.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: Resolution 06-0426, passed on June 12, 2006, awarded a contract (No. C20188) to MSA Professional Services, Inc., to review safety issues associated with the operation and maintenance of wastewater lift stations. This resolution will amend the contract to include design and construction engineering services for implementing fall protection improvements at each of the city’s wastewater lift stations. Recent OSHA citations have prompted an urgency to implement fall restraint/fall protection measures for personnel working at pump stations. The additional cost of $38,776 will be payable from Sanitary Sewer Fund 0530, Department 500, Organization 1945, Object 5310, City Project No. 0578SN.