ORDINANCE NO. 5977
AN ORDINANCE WAIVING THE REQUIREMENTS OF COMPETITIVE BIDDING FOR SENSUS LOGIC SOFTWARE; AWARDING A CONTRACT TO HD SUPPLY WATERWORKS, LTD; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
WHEREAS, Ark. Code. §14-58-303, §14-47-138 and City of Hot Springs, Arkansas Ordinance No. 5387 of 2005 provide that the City may, by ordinance, waive the requirements of competitive bidding in exceptional situations where such procedures is deemed to not be feasible or practicable; and that
WHEREAS, there is a need to purchase of LOGIC data analytics software program to be used with SENSUS FlexNet AMI system currently utilized; and that
WHEREAS, HD Supply Waterworks, LTD is currently is the provider of the LOGIC software program.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CITY OF HOT SPRINGS, ARKANSAS;
That it is hereby found and determined that it is not feasible or practicable to require competitive bidding for the purchase of the LOGIC data analytics software program. Therefore, the requirements of competitive bidding with respect to said item, are hereby waived; and the City of Hot Springs, by and through its authorized agents is hereby authorized to procure said items from HD Supply Waterworks, LTD., not to exceed budgetary constraints. Provided further, the City Manager is authorized to act on behalf of the City in the administration of the contract.
APPROVED: Ruth Carney,
APPROVED AS TO LEGAL FORM:
Brian W. Albright,