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File #: BL2022-1273    Name:
Type: Bill (Ordinance) Status: Passed
File created: 5/26/2022 In control: Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
On agenda: 7/5/2022 Final action: 7/5/2022
Title: An ordinance granting the Purchasing Agent the authority to extend the term of contract number 422444 for the Murfreesboro Pike complete streets architectural and engineering services.
Sponsors: Burkley Allen, Zach Young
Attachments: 1. Contract Amendment
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An ordinance granting the Purchasing Agent the authority to extend the term of contract number 422444 for the Murfreesboro Pike complete streets architectural and engineering services.
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WHEREAS, the Murfreesboro Pike complete streets architectural and engineering services were competitively procured and awarded for a term of sixty (60) months; and,
WHEREAS, contract number 422444 was awarded to Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc. in 2018; and,
WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Government's current contract with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc., will expire in April of 2023; and,
WHEREAS, section 4.12.160(A) of the Metropolitan Code limits the term of contracts for services to sixty (60) months, unless otherwise authorized by the Metropolitan Council; and,
WHEREAS, the Purchasing Agent and the Nashville Department of Transportation have recommended that contract number 422444 for the Murfreesboro Pike complete streets architectural and engineering services be extended until project completion; and,
WHEREAS, it is essential that Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc. continues to provide a unified design approach and vision throughout the various future phases of work and the successful completion of this project; and,
WHEREAS, it is in the best interest of the Metropolitan Government for the Purchasing Agent to have the option to extend the term of contract number 422444.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. That the Purchasing Agent is hereby authorized to extend contract number 422444 until project completion, if the Purchasing Agent determines that such extension is in the best interest of the Metropolitan Government.
Section 2. This ordinance shall take effect from and after its passage, the welfare of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

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