Lake County, IL
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File #: 20-0699    Version: 1 Name: York House Road (IL 131 to Sheridan Road): Consultant Agreement and Appropriation
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/20/2020 In control: Public Works, Planning & Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action: 6/9/2020
Title: Joint resolution authorizing an agreement with STV, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, for Phase I professional engineering services for improvements along York House Road, from Illinois Route 131 to Sheridan Road, at a maximum cost of $1,163,291, and appropriating $1,396,000 of Motor Fuel Tax funds.
Attachments: 1. 20-0699 York House Rd Phase I Consultant Agreement, 2. 20-0699 Vendor Disclosure, STV Incorporated, 3. 20-0699 Location Map, York House Road (IL 131 to Sheridan Road)
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Joint resolution authorizing an agreement with STV, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, for Phase I professional engineering services for improvements along York House Road, from Illinois Route 131 to Sheridan Road, at a maximum cost of $1,163,291, and appropriating $1,396,000 of Motor Fuel Tax funds.

Staff Summary
* York House Road, County Highway 65, from Illinois Route 131 to Sheridan Road, will be evaluated to be widened from two to three lanes to add a center turn lane and provide non-motorized improvements where feasible.
* A consulting firm will be utilized to perform these engineering services.
* Lake County selects professional engineering firms in accordance with the Local Government Professional Services Selection Act, 50 ILCS 510/1 et. seq.
* The Lake County Division of Transportation's (LCDOT) Consultant Selection Process has been approved by the Federal Highway Administration and the Illinois Department of Transportation, and the firm selected for this project was selected in accordance with this approved process.
* LCDOT received and evaluated Statements of Interest and Qualifications from six professional firms, of which three were short-listed, and presented to a consultant selection committee.
* The selected and recommended firm is STV, Inc., with a maximum cost of $1,163,291.
* This project is included in the highway improvement program, and designated as section number 17-00143-15-RS.

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R E S O L U T I O N

WHEREAS, York House Road, County Highway 65, from Illinois Route 131 to Sheridan Road, is a designated route on the County highway system; and

WHEREAS, Lake County believes it would be beneficial to the safety and welfare of the traveling public if York House Road, from Illinois Route 131 to Sheridan Road, could be improved; and

WHEREAS, Phase I professional engineering services are required for this improvement; and

WHEREAS, it is recommended that a consultant engineering firm be employed to provide these services; and

WHEREAS...

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