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Water Code - WAT

DIVISION 5. FLOOD CONTROL [8000 - 9651]

  ( Division 5 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 369. )

PART 1. LOCAL FLOOD CONTROL [8000 - 8201]

  ( Part 1 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 369. )

CHAPTER 1. Flood Control by Cities [8000 - 8061]

  ( Chapter 1 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 369. )

ARTICLE 5. Powers of City Council [8050 - 8054]
  ( Article 5 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 369. )

8050.
  

The city council of every city in or for which any works are constructed for the purposes specified in this chapter, and for which indebtedness has been incurred under the provisions of this chapter may do any of the following:

(a) Make all needed rules and regulations for acquisition, construction, and completion of the works.

(b) Appoint all necessary agents, superintendents, and engineers to supervise and construct the works.

(c) Protect and preserve the rights and interests of the city in respect to the works.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 369.)

8051.
  

All contracts for the works shall be let, in such parcels as the city council determines, to the lowest responsible bidder, after notice inviting sealed proposals has been published.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 369.)

8052.
  

Security or bonds may be required in order to guarantee good faith in bidding and in the performance of contracts, or either, in such amount as the city council determines.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 369.)

8053.
  

The city council may reject any or all bids.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 369.)

8054.
  

The city council may, by resolution, require the treasurer of the city to give additional bonds for the safe custody and care of public funds derived under this chapter.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 369.)

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