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File #: 45296    Version: 1 Name: Accepting the120 South Fairchild Building Study report prepared by Engberg Anderson Architects.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 11/30/2016 In control: CITY-COUNTY HOMELESS ISSUES COMMITTEE
On agenda: 12/6/2016 Final action: 12/4/2018
Enactment date: 12/10/2018 Enactment #: RES-18-00822
Title: Accepting the 120 South Fairchild Building Study report prepared by Engberg Anderson Architects.
Sponsors: Paul R. Soglin, Michael E. Verveer
Attachments: 1. Fairchild Building Study - Final Document 10-28-16.pdf, 2. Website Information.pdf, 3. TheBaskerville_Letter_to_City_HomelessShelter_Final.pdf
Fiscal Note
The report presents the results of a study to assess the physical condition of the City-owned property located at 120 S. Fairchild Street and to examine its potential to accommodate other public uses, most notably the provision of emergency shelter and other services to homeless persons in Madison. The report includes preliminary cost estimates for renovations and upgrades that would be required under several program scenarios developed by the consultant, including one which maintains current uses of the facility. No appropriation is required at this time, but it is possible that City agencies could include requests in future budgets for additional funding and/or reallocations of existing funds, subject to approval by the Common Council.
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Accepting the 120 South Fairchild Building Study report prepared by Engberg Anderson Architects.
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WHEREAS, on July 7, 2015, the Common Council adopted resolution RES-15-00574 (Legistar File #38894), authorizing the Facilities and Sustainability Manager to prepare and release a competitive Request for Proposals (RFP) for design and engineering services related to the potential retrofit of City-owned property located at 120 South Fairchild Street; and

WHEREAS, on January 19, 2016, the Common Council adopted Substitute Resolution RES-16-0048 (Legistar File #40937), authorizing a $64,000 purchase of service contract with Engberg Anderson Architects to provide limited professional architectural and engineering design services to include an assessment of the Fairchild property, including its mechanical, electrical and plumbing infrastructure; and preparation of space programming, pre-conceptual designs and cost estimates for use in determining the feasibility of its use for the provision of emergency overnight shelter and other related homeless services, and/or a public restroom; and,

WHEREAS, Engberg Anderson Architects inspected and analyzed the Fairchild property, interviewed the building’s current u...

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