Lake County, IL
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File #: 17-0403    Version: 1 Name: Joint resolution authorizing execution of an engineering services agreement with CDM Smith, Inc. of Chicago, Illinois, in the amount of $249,860.00 for engineering services for the Lake County Water Main and Sanitary Sewer Infrastructure Assessment projec
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 3/29/2017 In control: Public Works and Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action: 4/11/2017
Title: Joint resolution authorizing an engineering services agreement with CDM Smith, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, in the amount of $249,860 for engineering services for the Lake County Water Main and Sanitary Sewer Infrastructure Assessment project.
Attachments: 1. 17-0403 Water Main & Sanitary Sewer Infrastructure Assessment Eng Svc Agreement.pdf
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Joint resolution authorizing an engineering services agreement with CDM Smith, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, in the amount of $249,860 for engineering services for the Lake County Water Main and Sanitary Sewer Infrastructure Assessment project.

Staff Summary
* The County owns, operates, and maintains 12 public water systems totaling 295 miles of water main, and five regional sewer systems and 10 local sanitary sewer systems totaling 345 miles of sanitary sewer.
* There is a need for engineering consultant services to generate quantitative infrastructure assessments for each pipe segment in the County's sanitary sewer and water main systems.
* The engineering consultant will utilize data from existing televised sewer inspections, pipe material, age, break history, and critical location to establish the quantitative risk analysis score for each pipe segment.
* The risk analysis results will be used to prioritize capital needs and develop a new five-year capital plan for water main and sanitary sewer repair/replacement.
* Lake County procured services from CDM Smith, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, in accordance with the Purchasing Ordinance and the Local Government Professional Services Selection Act.

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R E S O L U T I O N

WHEREAS, the County of Lake (County) owns, operates and maintains 12 public water systems totaling approximately 295 miles of water main; and

WHEREAS, the County also owns, operates and maintains 5 regional and 10 local sanitary sewer systems totaling approximately 345 miles of sewer; and

WHEREAS, in order to efficiently prioritize projects and quantify investments necessary to maintain the sewer and water infrastructure, the County solicited proposals from firms to perform quantitative infrastructure assessments of the County's sewer and water main assets; and

WHEREAS, due to the specialized nature of this project, the County requires services from a consulting firm qualified in this type ...

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