WHEREAS, citizens have requested assistance in various Columbus neighborhoods in the form of placement of security cameras and other equipment on public right-of-way;
WHEREAS, Georgia Power Company has programs used by county governments whereby Georgia Power permits placement of security cameras and other equipment upon its poles located on public right-of-way;
WHEREAS, it is contemplated that neighborhood associations and groups will supply security cameras and other permitted equipment at no cost to the Consolidated Government of Columbus, Georgia;
WHEREAS, this Council deems it appropriate to authorize the Mayor to execute the attached Governmental Pole Attachment License Agreement so that security will be enhanced in participating Columbus neighborhoods.
NOW, THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA HEREBY RESOLVES:
We hereby authorize the Mayor to execute the attached Governmental Pole Attachment License Agreement, including any addendum necessary for attachment of wireless equipment. Any necessary security cameras or other permitted equipment and payment for any needed electric service shall be provided by neighborhood associations or groups at no cost to the Consolidated Government of Columbus, Georgia. Such security cameras or other permitted equipment shall only be placed on public right-of-way at locations approved by the Chief of Police and the Director of Engineering. The Columbus Police Department shall have full access to any pictures, data or information stored in any security cameras or other permitted equipment.
Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia held on the 22
day of July, 2014, and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of ______ members of Council.
Councilor Allen voting___
Councilor Baker voting___
Councilor Barnes voting
Councilor Davis voting_________.
Councilor Henderson voting
Councilor Huff voting___
Councilor McDaniel voting
Councilor Thomas voting_
Councilor Pugh voting__________.
Councilor Woodson voting
SANDRA T. DAVIS, DEPUTY CLERK TERESA PIKE TOMLINSON, MAYOR
GA Power Co Gov't Pole Attachment License Agreement.pdf