WHEREAS, the City is proposing to upgrade the existing school zone flashers at various locations throughout the community; and,
WHEREAS, the Georgia Department of Transportation has a grant (LMIG) available for safety improvements on local road; and,
WHEREAS, it is necessary to execute the attached LMIG agreement (becoming part of the Resolution) to the GDOT application.
NOW, THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA, HEREBY RESOLVES AS FOLLOWS:
That the City Manager is hereby authorized to request and receive 2017 Local Maintenance & Improvement Grant (LMIG) up to $200,000 with the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) for Off-System Safety Program Funds for upgrade of School Zone Flashers throughout the community. The 10% match requirement is available in OLOST Road Infrastructure.