Agenda Report # 18
WHEREAS, the citizens of Columbus approved the redevelopment and redesign of the Buena Vista Road Spiderweb area under the 2012 Transportation Investment Act (TIA), which established funding for engineering design and construction; and,
WHEREAS, to facilitate this project, an adjustment the existing budget for professional engineering services in the amount of $2,000,000 is necessary; and,
WHEREAS, the funding for this activity is available under the budget for Right of Way activities without requiring an increase to the established budget of $40,000,000 for the overall project.
NOW, THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA, HEREBY RESOLVES AS FOLLOWS:
That the City Manager is hereby authorized to enter into a supplemental agreement with the Georgia Department of Transportation for the Spiderweb Network Project, for the purposes of adjusting the engineering budget by the amount of $2,000,000, for a total of $4,484,684. Said amount shall come from the existing project budget for Right of Way acquisition, and reduce the budget amount for this activity to $6,518,918. The total amount for this project shall not change the approved amount of $40,000,000 as established.
Councilor Allen voting __________.
Councilor Baker voting __________.
Councilor Barnes voting __________.
Councilor Davis voting __________.
Councilor Garrett voting __________.
Councilor House voting __________.
Councilor Huff voting __________.
Councilor Thomas voting __________.
Councilor Turner Pugh voting __________.
Councilor Woodson voting __________.
Lindsey Glisson, Deputy Clerk of Council Teresa Pike Tomlinson, Mayor