Lake County, IL
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File #: 19-1737    Version: 1 Name: 2020 PASSAGE Communication Enhancements: Appropriation
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/18/2019 In control: Public Works, Planning & Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action: 11/12/2019
Title: Joint resolution appropriating $40,000 of 1/4% Sales Tax for Transportation funds for cellular service, landline phone service, and electrical service to communicate with various Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) field assets, including traffic signals, cameras, pavement sensors, and snow and ice equipment and integration with Lake County PASSAGE.

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Joint resolution appropriating $40,000 of ¼% Sales Tax for Transportation funds for cellular service, landline phone service, and electrical service to communicate with various Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) field assets, including traffic signals, cameras, pavement sensors, and snow and ice equipment and integration with Lake County PASSAGE.

 

Staff Summary

                     LCDOT and Lake County’s PASSAGE System gathers data from traffic signals, counters, pavement sensors, cameras, and snowplows to manage traffic and provide the public with this information through various means to make an informed decision when traveling.

                     This project is included in the highway improvement program, and designated as Section 20-00000-18-GM.

 

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R E S O L U T I O N

 

WHEREAS, the Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) desires to utilize cellular and landline phone services to communicate with various field assets throughout the County; and

 

WHEREAS, LCDOT and Lake County’s PASSAGE System gather data from traffic signals, counters, pavement sensors, cameras, and snowplows to manage traffic and provide the public with this information through various means to make an informed choice when traveling; and

 

WHEREAS, an appropriation of funds is required.

 

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED by this Lake County Board, that there is hereby appropriated $40,000 of ¼% Sales Tax for Transportation funds for cellular service, landline phone service, and electrical service to communicate with various field assets throughout the County and integration with Lake County PASSAGE, and designated as Section 20-00000-18-GM.

 

DATED at Waukegan, Illinois, on November 12, 2019.