Lake County, IL
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File #: 11-1345    Version: 1 Name: River Road at Roberts Road, Intersection Roundabout Improvements; Phase II: Consultant Agreement and 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 execution of an agreement between Lake County and Bollinger, Lach & Associates, Inc., Itasca, Illinois for Phase II design engineering services for the proposed roundabout at the intersection of River Road, at Roberts Road, at a maximum cost of services described as $589,325.87 and appropriating $210,000 of County Bridge Tax funds and $500,000 of Matching Tax funds for these services designated as Section 07-00086-08-CH.
Attachments: 1. 11-1345 River Rd at Roberts Rd Consultant Agreement Attachment.pdf
Title
Joint resolution authorizing the execution of an agreement between Lake County and Bollinger, Lach & Associates, Inc., Itasca, Illinois for Phase II design engineering services for the proposed roundabout at the intersection of River Road, at Roberts Road, at a maximum cost of services described as $589,325.87 and appropriating $210,000 of County Bridge Tax funds and $500,000 of Matching Tax funds for these services designated as Section 07-00086-08-CH.

Staff Summary
· River Road at Roberts Road, Intersection Roundabout Improvements; Phase II: Consultant Agreement and Appropriation.
· A consultant will be utilized to undertake Phase II design engineering services and Illinois Department of Transportation approval is required.
· The selected and recommended firm is Bollinger, Lach & Associates, Inc., Itasca, Illinois.
· This resolution appropriates $210,000 of County Bridge Tax funds and $500,000 of Matching Tax funds.

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R E S O L U T I O N

WHEREAS, River Road, County Highway 4, and Roberts Road, County Highway 35, are designated routes on the county highway system; and

WHEREAS, it would be beneficial for the safety and welfare of the motoring public if the intersection of River Road at Roberts Road could be improved by the construction of a roundabout; and

WHEREAS, the Phase I preliminary engineering study for the proposed improvement has been completed, and Phase II design engineering needs to begin; and,

WHEREAS, it is advisable that a consultant engineering firm be employed to provide said Phase II design engineering services; and

WHEREAS, Lake County by and through its Division of Transportation has selected a professional engineering services firm in accordance with the Local Government Professional Services Selection Act (50 ILCS 510/1 et. seq.); and

WHEREAS, Bollinger, Lach & Associates, Inc., Itasca, Illinois are consulting engineers skilled in the provision of said Phase II design engineering services.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RE...

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