No appropriation is required to accept this report.
Accepting the Downtown Public Restrooms Staff Report on the construction and maintenance costs and placement strategies for public restrooms.
WHEREAS, the Common Council added $300,000 to fund one or more public restrooms in the downtown area in the 2014 Capital Budget; and,
WHEREAS, the Common Council adopted Legislative File No. 32078, RES-13-00864 on November 19, 2013 requesting city staff from the Parks Division, Parking Utility, Madison Police Department, Madison-Dane County Public Health Department and Engineering Division to assemble a report on the potentional locations, including new and existing facilities, for public restrooms in the downtown area that could be operated 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and,
WHEREAS, the report includes background information on that request, outlines some of the issues to be considered, and possible next steps,
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, the Common Council accepts the Downtown Public Restrooms Staff Report submitted by city staff for future consideration and action.