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File #: 31102    Version: 1 Name: 10077 Sun Prairie bike path by pond - 5501 Hoepker
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/31/2013 In control: BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS
On agenda: 12/3/2013 Final action: 12/3/2013
Enactment date: 12/5/2013 Enactment #: RES-13-00888
Title: Authorizing the execution of an easement to the City of Sun Prairie for public pedestrian/bicycle path purposes across lands within the City of Madison’s North-East Greenspace and adjacent Stormwater Utility lands, located south of Hoepker Road and west of U.S. Highway 151.
Sponsors: Joseph R. Clausius
Attachments: 1. 8909 Resolution map exhibit.pdf
Fiscal Note
No expenditure required.
Title
Authorizing the execution of an easement to the City of Sun Prairie for public pedestrian/bicycle path purposes across lands within the City of Madison’s North-East Greenspace and adjacent Stormwater Utility lands, located south of Hoepker Road and west of U.S. Highway 151.
Body
WHEREAS, the City of Sun Prairie desires to construct, at its sole cost and expense, a segment of the public pedestrian/bicycle path, commonly known as the Sun Prairie Path, within portions of the City of Madison’s North-East Greenspace and adjacent city of Madison Stormwater utility lands, which parcels are located in the City of Madison and in the City of Sun Prairie, for the purposes of connecting the USH 151 Path with Hoepker Road; and

WHEREAS, the City of Sun Prairie has requested an easement across a portion of the City of Madison’s North-East Greenspace and Stormwater Utility lands to accommodate such path; and

WHEREAS, the City of Madison’s Engineering Division and Parks Division staff have reviewed and approve of the granting of such easement.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Mayor and the City Clerk are hereby authorized to execute an Easement for Public Pedestrian/Bicycle Purposes (“Easement”) to the City of Sun Prairie, on the following terms and conditions:

1. The City of Sun Prairie shall construct a segment of the public pedestrian/bicycle path, commonly known as the Sun Prairie Path (the “Path”), in accordance with plans to be approved by the City of Madison’s Engineer and Park Superintendent.

2. The Path shall be constructed within the “Easement Area” at the location generally depicted on attached Exhibit A.

3. Any repair, maintenance or replacement of the Path shall be the City of Sun Prairie’s sole responsibility. Maintenance responsibilities shall include, but not be limited to, mowing, paving, repaving, repairing, and marking

4. The City of Madison reserves the right to use and occupy the Easement Area i...

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