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CITY OF ANACORTES <br /> RESOLUTION NO. 2040 <br /> A RESOLUTION of the City of Anacortes,Washington, relating to public works; making <br /> findings pursuant to RCW 39.04.280; declaring an emergency and authorizing the Public <br /> Works Director and Finance Director, under the supervision of the Mayor, to contract for <br /> the repair of an approximately 150' section of Fidalgo Bay Road, without solicitation of <br /> bids; and authorizing the Public Works Director,Finance Director and Mayor to carry out <br /> this authorization. <br /> BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ANACORTES, <br /> WASHINGTON,AS FOLLOWS: <br /> Section 1. Recitals and Findings. The City Council of the City of Anacortes <br /> hereby makes the following findings: <br /> 1.1 Fidalgo Bay Road is built entirely on a clay base and is the responsibility of the <br /> City's to maintain. <br /> 1.2 During the week of March 18th, 2019 an approximately 150' portion of Fidalgo <br /> Bay Road over a sewer force main significantly shifted by several inches (4"-5") <br /> due to age and stormwater infiltration. <br /> 1.3 The rapid rate of shifting and damage presented an imminent potential for total <br /> failure of the road and underlying sewer force main, which would likely result in a <br /> health risk, bodily injury, and/or property damage if immediate action was not <br /> taken. <br /> 1.4 Repair of the damage is"public work"as defined by RCW 39.04.010(4). <br /> 1.5 RCW 39.04.280 provides that the City, by resolution, may waive competitive <br /> bidding requirements for public works in the event of an emergency. For purposes <br /> of RCW 39.04.280, an "emergency" is any unforeseen circumstance beyond the <br /> control of the municipality that either (a) presents a real, immediate threat to the <br /> proper performance of essential functions; or (b) will likely result in material loss <br /> or damage to property,bodily injury,or loss of life if immediate action is not taken. <br /> Page 1 of 2 <br /> Resolution No 2040 <br /> Fidalgo Bay Road Repair Emergency Declaration <br />