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RESOLUTION 2017-07

RESOLUTION NO. 2017-07

 

 

A RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE WILLINGNESS OF THE CITY OF JOHNSON TO APPLY FOR STBGP-A FUNDING FOR ACQUISITION OF RIGHT-OF-WAY AND RELOCATION OF FRANCHISE UTILITIES FOR 55rH STREET FROM DON TYSON PARKWAY TO JOHNSON MILL BOULEVARD

 

WHEREAS, the Cities of Springdale and Johnson have received STP-A funding for the design of 56th Street widening from Don Tyson Parkway to Johnson Mill Boulevard ,

WHEREAS, using the pmcurement procedures required by State Law, the Cities have retained Engineering Services, Inc. to perform the project design,

WHEREAS, project design is nearing completion and there is a need to purchase right-of -way and relocate utilities where necessary,

WHEREAS, the City of Springdale is responsible for 70% of the 20% local match and the City of Johnson is responsible for 30% of the 20% local match,

Funding Source

Percent Share

Cost Share

Federal Aid

80%

$ 4,320,000.00

City of Springdale

14%

$     864,000.00

City of Johnson

6%

$     216,000.00

Project Totals

100%

$  5,400,000.00

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL FOR THE CITY OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS, that:

  • The City  of  Johnson  is  committed  to  the  56t h   Street  project  from  Don  Tyson Parkway to Johnson Mill Boulevard and recognizes its regional significance.
  • The  required   matching   funds  are  committed   in  an  amount   not  to exceed

$216,000.00. Project costs to be paid from General Fund.


PASSED AND APPROVED this B;f/fay of June, 2017.

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