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File #: 41823    Version: 1 Name: 10579 Blair St Gardens Maintenance Agreement
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/16/2016 In control: PLAN COMMISSION
On agenda: 2/23/2016 Final action: 3/15/2016
Enactment date: 3/21/2016 Enactment #: RES-16-00210
Title: Authorizing the execution of a Landscaping Maintenance Agreement with the Blair Street Gardens Committee, Inc., for access and maintenance purposes of two decorative garden areas at 603 East Wilson Street and 499 East Wilson Street.
Sponsors: Marsha A. Rummel
Attachments: 1. 10579 Blair St Exhibits.pdf, 2. 10579 Wilson Green Exhibit.pdf, 3. Henningsen registration_Item 12.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsWatch
3/15/20161 COMMON COUNCIL Adopt Under Suspension of Rules 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, and 2.25Pass Action details Not available
3/7/20161 PLAN COMMISSION Return to Lead with the Recommendation for ApprovalPass Action details Not available
3/2/20161 BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS RECOMMEND TO COUNCIL TO ADOPT - REPORT OF OFFICER  Action details Not available
2/23/20161 BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS Refer  Action details Not available
2/23/20161 COMMON COUNCIL ReferPass Action details Not available
2/16/20161 Economic Development Division Referred for Introduction  Action details Not available
Fiscal Note
No fiscal impact.
Title
Authorizing the execution of a Landscaping Maintenance Agreement with the Blair Street Gardens Committee, Inc., for access and maintenance purposes of two decorative garden areas at 603 East Wilson Street and 499 East Wilson Street.
Body
WHEREAS, the Blair Street Gardens Committee, Inc, (the “Committee”), in conjunction with the Marquette Neighborhood Association, have been maintaining two decorative garden areas (the “Gardens”) located at the intersection of South Blair Street, Williamson Street, and East Wilson Street, since 1985, addressed at 603 East Wilson Street and 499 East Wilson Street; and

WHEREAS, the Garden area located at Blair Street and Williamson Street is known as the “Blair Street Gateway Garden”, and the Garden area located along East Wilson is known as “Wilson Green”, and

WHEREAS, the Gardens were originally designed to improve the aesthetics of said intersection and have been maintained by the Committee over the years with the unwritten approval of the City Parks and Engineering Divisions; and

WHEREAS, the two Garden areas are contained both in public right-of-way, and City-owned land under the control of City Engineering and the Water Utility; and

WHEREAS, most recently the Committee approached the City with a new design for the Blair Street Gateway Garden, and during discussions with City staff, it was agreed that there should be a formal written landscaping maintenance agreement defining the responsibilities of the City and the Committee in reference to the Gardens; and

WHEREAS, City staff, including City Engineering and the Water Utility, and the Committee have reviewed and agreed upon the language for a formal landscaping maintenance agreement for the Gardens; and

WHEREAS, the Marquette Neighborhood Association has reviewed and approve of the terms for the landscaping maintenance agreement between the City and the Committee; and

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Mayor and the City C...

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