Lake County, IL
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File #: 11-1343    Version: 1 Name: Petite Lake Road, Fairfield Road to IL Rte. 83; Reconstruction and Realignment: Construction Appropriation
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/29/2011 In control: Public Works and Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action: 1/17/2012
Title: Joint resolution authorizing the appropriation of $365,800 of County Bridge Tax funds, $3,801,700 of Motor Fuel Tax funds, $2,636,500 of ¼% Sales Tax for Transportation and Public Safety funds for the reconstruction and realignment of Petite Lake Road, from Fairfield Road to Illinois Route 83, and designated as Section 00-00181-03-RS.
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Joint resolution authorizing the appropriation of $365,800 of County Bridge Tax funds, $3,801,700 of Motor Fuel Tax funds, $2,636,500 of ¼% Sales Tax for Transportation and Public Safety funds for the reconstruction and realignment of Petite Lake Road, from Fairfield Road to Illinois Route 83, and designated as Section 00-00181-03-RS.

Staff Summary
· Petite Lake Road, Fairfield Road to Illinois Route 83; Reconstruction and Realignment: Construction Appropriation.
· Petite Lake Road is to be reconstructed and placed on a new alignment between Fairfield Road and Illinois Route 83.
· Before a construction letting can be held an appropriation of $365,800 of County Bridge Tax funds, $3,801,700 of Motor Fuel Tax funds, $2,636,500 of ¼% Sales Tax for Transportation and Public Safety funds are required.

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R E S O L U T I O N

WHEREAS, Petite Lake Road, County Highway 51, from Fairfield Road, County Highway 49, to IL Rte. 83 is a designated route on the county highway system; and

WHEREAS, the free flow of traffic along Petite Lake Road from Fairfield Road to IL Rte. 83 is beneficial to the safety and welfare to the State of Illinois and the county as a whole; and

WHEREAS, Lake County believes it would be beneficial to the safety and welfare of the motoring public if Petite Lake Road from Fairfield Road to IL Rte. 83 could be improved by widening and reconstruction and including its realignment at its intersection of IL Rte. 83 northerly of its present location and including provision for the detention of stormwater; and

WHEREAS, plans, specifications and estimates of cost for this improvement have been completed and this improvement is now ready to proceed to contract letting; and

WHEREAS, before a construction letting can be held, an appropriation of funds is needed.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED by this Lake County Board that there is hereby appropriated $365,800 of County Bridge Tax funds, $3,801,700 of Motor Fuel Tax funds, $2,636,500 of ¼% Sales ...

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