Lake County, IL
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File #: 19-1811    Version: 1 Name: 2020 Native Landscape Maintenance: Appropriation
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/25/2019 In control: Public Works, Planning & Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action: 11/12/2019
Title: Joint resolution appropriating $141,200 of Matching Tax funds for inspection and maintenance of recently planted native landscape areas along various County highways.

Title

Joint resolution appropriating $141,200 of Matching Tax funds for inspection and maintenance of recently planted native landscape areas along various County highways.

 

Staff Summary

                     The County has planted native landscape areas for various projects on the County highway system that require routine inspection and maintenance, and designated as Section 20-00000-14-GM.

                     This maintenance will be done by a contractor.

                     Before a project letting can be held, an appropriation of $141,200 of Matching Tax funds is needed.

 

Body

R E S O L U T I O N

 

WHEREAS, in recent years, improvements have been completed along various County highways, including the planting of native landscape areas; and

                     

WHEREAS, it would be beneficial to the safety and welfare of the motoring public if the native landscape areas along these County highways are properly maintained; and

 

WHEREAS, the native landscape inspection and maintenance will be completed by a contractor; and

 

WHEREAS, specifications and estimates of cost for this 2020 native landscape maintenance project have been completed and are now ready to proceed to contract letting; and

 

WHEREAS, before a 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 $114,200 of Matching Tax funds for the inspection and maintenance of the native landscape along various County highways, and designated as Section 20-00000-14-GM.

 

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