Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of any general or special law to the contrary, the city of Springfield is hereby authorized to execute a change order and make payment to Camp Dresser & McKee Inc., for design services rendered in relation to a pilot bio-filter designed for and utilized at the Springfield waste-water treatment plant, in the amount of two hundred fifteen thousand dollars.
SECTION 2. The city of Springfield is hereby further authorized to take any and all steps necessary to accept and expend funds due from the department of environmental protection division of water pollution control amounting to a ninety percent reimbursement grant for said engineering services as previously approved by the division of water pollution control pursuant to the provisions of chapter twenty-one of the General Laws.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon its passage.