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File #: 35082    Version: 1 Name: 10515 MGE Easement at Vilas Zoo
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/5/2014 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: 11/18/2014 Final action: 11/18/2014
Enactment date: 11/24/2014 Enactment #: RES-14-00795
Title: Authorizing the execution of an Underground Electric Line Easement to Madison Gas and Electric Company across a portion of Henry Vilas Zoo, located at 702 South Randall Avenue.
Sponsors: Lucas Dailey
Attachments: 1. 10515 Exhibit A .pdf
Fiscal Note
No fiscal impact.
Title
Authorizing the execution of an Underground Electric Line Easement to Madison Gas and Electric Company across a portion of Henry Vilas Zoo, located at 702 South Randall Avenue.
Body
WHEREAS, City Parks Division, in conjunction with the Henry Vilas Park Zoological Society, are upgrading the electrical service to several exhibits at the Henry Vilas Zoo (the "Zoo"), located on 702 South Randall Avenue; and
 
WHEREAS, Madison Gas and Electric Company ("MG&E") has requested an underground electric line easement, across a portion of the Zoo grounds, for their new electric line facilities; and
 
WHEREAS, City of Madison Parks Division and Office of Real Estate Services staff has reviewed and approve of the granting of said easement.
 
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Mayor and the City Clerk are hereby authorized to execute an Underground Electric Line Easement to Madison Gas and Electric Company across a portion of the Henry Vilas Zoo property, legally described as follows:
 
Two strips of land, ten (10) feet in width, located in part of the Northeast Quarter of Section 27, Town 7 North, Range 9 East, City of Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, the centerline of said strips being more particularly described as follows:
 
The right of way shall be located five (5) feet on the right side and five (5) feet on the left side of the centerline of MG&E's facilities as constructed.  The facilities will be located approximately as set forth in the drawing attached hereto as Exhibit A and dated July 15, 2014.