Agenda Report # 57
WHEREAS, a study will be conducted to determine what type of streetscape improvements can be made along this corridor that averages 21,000 vehicle trips per day; and,
WHEREAS, the Georgia Department of Transportation has authorized Federal/State Transportation Planning Funds for the Second Avenue Streetscape Study in the amount of $160,000.00, which requires a local match of twenty (20) percent; and,
WHEREAS, the local match of $40,000.00 will be funded from the OLOST Infrastructure Roads account.
NOW, THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA, HEREBY RESOLVES AS FOLLOWS:
That the City Manager is hereby authorized to enter into a contractual agreement with the Georgia Department of Transportation to conduct a transportation (streetscape) study on the Second Avenue Corridor in the amount of $200,000.00 and will be funded through the use of Transportation Planning Funds ($160,000.00 - 80%), which requires a twenty percent match ($40,000.00). The 20% local match has been identified in the OLOST Infrastructure Roads account.