WHEREAS, since the completion of the Aaron Cohn Middle School located at 7352 Garrett Road , there have been numerous request for sidewalk installation; and,
WHEREAS, in accordance with policy, where feasible, sidewalks should be installed within one-half mile of schools; and,
WHEREAS, it is going to be necessary to place portions of the sidewalk on a Georgia Power Easement and on other private property due to the topography and conflicts with existing drainage ditch; and,
WHEREAS, funding for pre-construction services for the sidewalks is available through the Capital Improvement Project Paving Fund.
NOW, THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA, HEREBY RESOLVES AS FOLLOWS:
That the City Manager is hereby authorized to proceed with executing and funding the pre-construction requirements for installation of sidewalks along Yarbrough Road and Garrett Road funded through the Capital Improvement Projects Paving Fund, SPLOST Funds or TSPLOST Funds.
Tiny B. Washington, Clerk of Council Teresa Pike Tomlinson, Mayor