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Ordinance 12-09 Budget Amendment to Purchase Skid-Mounted Steamer Equipment Unit

Ordinance Summary

An Ordinance of the City Council of Homer, Alaska, Amending the FY 2012 Operating Budget by Appropriating $27,275.01 (in Equal Amounts from the Public Works, Water and Sewer Reserve Accounts) for the Purchase of a Used Skid-Mounted Steamer Equipment Unit. City Manager/Public Works Director.

Ordinance ID

12-09

Status

Adopted

Ordinance Files

Related Meetings

Mon, Feb 13th, 2012 6:00pm
Mon, Feb 27th, 2012 6:00pm

Introduction Date

Mon Feb 13th, 2012

Public Hearing Date

Mon Feb 27th, 2012

Second Reading Date

Mon Feb 27th, 2012

Effective Date

Tue Feb 28th, 2012

Ordinance Details

CITY OF HOMER
HOMER, ALASKA

City Manager/
Public Works Director


ORDINANCE 12-09

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF HOMER, ALASKA, AMENDING THE FY 2012 OPERATING BUDGET BY APPROPRIATING $27,275.01 (IN EQUAL AMOUNTS FROM THE PUBLIC WORKS, WATER AND SEWER RESERVE ACCOUNTS) FOR THE PURCHASE OF A USED SKID-MOUNTED STEAMER EQUIPMENT UNIT.

WHEREAS, In January, the equipment inside the steamer truck malfunctioned and melted down; and

WHEREAS, The availability of this equipment is critical to providing thawing service to the community. The equipment is used to steam hydrants (several times a winter to minimize frost heaving and hydrant failure), open frozen sewer lines, thaw blocked culverts and open frozen ditches; and

WHEREAS, Significant damage to public infrastructure and private property could result if thawing capabilities are not available (as discussed in Memorandum #12-024 prepared by the Public Works Director).

NOW, THEREFORE, THE CITY OF HOMER ORDAINS:

Section 1. The FY 2011 Operating Budget is hereby amended by appropriating $27,275.01 from the Public Works, Water and Sewer Reserve Accounts for the replacement of steamer unit equipment, as follows:

Expenditure:

Account No. Description Amount

156-395 Public Works Reserve 1/3 of $27,275.01 ($9,091.67)
256-378 Water Reserve 1/3 of $27,275.01 ($9,091.67)
256-379 Sewer Reserve 1/3 of $27,275.01 ($9,091.67)

Section 2. This is a budget amendment ordinance is not permanent in nature, and shall not be codified.

 

ENACTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF HOMER, ALASKA, this ________ day of ______________ 2012.
CITY OF HOMER


_____________________________
JAMES C. HORNADAY, MAYOR
ATTEST:

______________________________
JO JOHNSON, CMC, CITY CLERK


YES:
NO:
ABSTAIN:
ABSENT:


First Reading:
Public Hearing:
Second Reading:
Effective Date:


Reviewed and approved as to form:

__________________________ ____________________________
Walt E. Wrede, City Manager Thomas F. Klinkner, City Attorney

Date: ___________________ __ Date: ________________________