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File #: 53614    Version: 1 Name: Determining a Public Purpose & Necessity & adopting a Relocation Order for the acquisition of land interests required for the constr &and maint of a public sidewalk connecting existing sidewalks along the east side of American Parkway.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/23/2018 In control: Engineering Division
On agenda: 11/20/2018 Final action: 11/20/2018
Enactment date: 11/26/2018 Enactment #: RES-18-00795
Title: Determining a Public Purpose and Necessity and adopting a Relocation Order for the acquisition of land interests required for the construction and maintenance of a public sidewalk connecting existing sidewalks along the east side of American Parkway. Located in part of the NW ¼ of the SW ¼ and SW ¼ of the NW ¼ of Section 14, T8N, R10E. (17th AD)
Sponsors: Samba Baldeh
Attachments: 1. 11985 Vicinity Map.pdf, 2. 11985SVY-RO.pdf
Fiscal Note
The proposed resolution adopts the relocation order for acquisition of real estate an estimated cost of $23,000. The executive 2019 capital budget includes GO Borrowing funding for this proposed real estate acquisition via the Sidewalk Program in the Engineering Pedesrtian and Bicycle capita budget.

MUNIS:
11985-403-160
Title
Determining a Public Purpose and Necessity and adopting a Relocation Order for the acquisition of land interests required for the construction and maintenance of a public sidewalk connecting existing sidewalks along the east side of American Parkway. Located in part of the NW ¼ of the SW ¼ and SW ¼ of the NW ¼ of Section 14, T8N, R10E. (17th AD)
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PREAMBLE

WHEREAS, public sidewalks have been constructed along American Parkway during multiple phases of the development of American Center and other associated developments over the years; and

WHEREAS, there are three parcels along the easterly side of American Parkway, located at the addresses of 5917, 5929 and 6001 American Parkway (“Three Parcels”) that are separately owned and not part of the American Center development. During the development and construction of American Parkway, public sidewalks were not constructed along the frontages of the Three Parcels, creating a gap in public sidewalk along the easterly side of American Parkway, thereby restricting connectivity for pedestrians using the sidewalk; and

WHEREAS, City of Madison Engineering has determined there is a necessity for public sidewalk along the easterly side of American Parkway, fronting along the Three Parcels, in order to provide public sidewalk connectivity and safe passage for pedestrians along American Parkway; and

WHEREAS, the City of Madison Engineering Division has established Engineering Project No. 11985 - New Sidewalk Installation for the design and construction of public sidewalks throughout the City, and the said project includes the design and construction of the sidewalk along the frontag...

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