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Item No:                    4.C.1.

 

Meeting Date:           December 10, 2012

 

From:                          James Feagle, Deputy Director, Public Works

 

Subject:                      Resolution authorizing execution of an On System Maintenance Agreement with the State of Florida, Department of Transportation for a portion of the Tavares-Leesburg Trail along US Hwy 441 between Canal Street and Bentley Road

 

 


Staff Recommendation:

Staff recommends execution of the maintenance agreement between the City and the State of Florida, Department of Transportation.

 

Analysis:

The City of Leesburg has been approached by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), regarding an upcoming project that will affect portions of the right-of-way along US Highway 441.  With the successful transfer of the right-of-way, the FDOT is requesting the City to enter into an On System Maintenance Agreement.  This agreement will transfer repairs to the surface and signage as related to this section of trail to the City of Leesburg.  The FDOT will continue to maintain, mow and repair as normal.  This project is currently not funded for construction.  Financial Project ID 238394-3-52-01.

 

Options:

1.  Approve the execution of the agreement as stated, or,

2.  Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate

 

Fiscal Impact

Estimated annual costs to maintain the 12’ trail are deemed minimal – crack sealing, minor edge repairs and restriping when needed.

 

Submission Date and Time:    12/6/2012 8:31 AM____

 

Department: __Public Works________

Preparedby:___James Feagle________                     

Attachments:         Yes_x__   No ______

Advertised:   ____Not Required ______                     

Dates:   _________________________                     

Attorney Review :       Yes__x_  No ____

                                                

_________________________________           

Revised 6/10/04

 

Reviewed by: Dept. Head ________

 

Finance  Dept. __________________                                     

                              

Deputy C.M. ___________________                                                                         

Submitted by:

City Manager ___________________

 

Account No. _____n/a_________

 

Project No. _______n/a_________

 

WF No. __________n/a_________

 

Budget  __________n/a_________

 

Available _________n/a_________


 

RESOLUTION NO._______________

 

RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR AND CITY CLERK TO EXECUTE AN ON SYSTEM MAINTENANCE AGREEMENT WITH THE STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION ("FDOT") FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROVIDING FOR COMPLETION BY FDOT OF A PORTION OF THE TAV-LEE TRAIL ALONG U.S. HIGHWAY 441 BETWEEN CANAL STREET AND BENTLEY ROAD, AND FOR THE MAINTENANCE OF THAT TRAIL SUBSEQUENT TO ITS COMPLETION; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA:

 

            THAT the Mayor and City Clerk are hereby authorized and directed to execute an On System Maintenance Agreement between the City of Leesburg and FDOT, for the purpose of providing for completion by FDOT of a portion of the Tav-Lee Trail along U.S. Highway 441 between Canal Street and Bentley Road, and for the maintenance of that trail subsequent to its completion.

 

            THIS resolution shall take effect upon its passage and adoption according to law.

 

PASSED AND ADOPTED at the regular meeting of the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida, held the _12th____ day of _December________ 2012.

 

 

                                                                        THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA

 

 

                                                                      BY: __________________________

                                                                             Mayor

 

ATTEST:

 

 

_______________________________

City Clerk