Lake County, IL
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File #: 21-0527    Version: 1 Name: Gilmer Road at Midlothian Road: Municipal and Township Agreements
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 3/25/2021 In control: Public Works, Planning & Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action: 4/13/2021
Title: Joint resolution authorizing separate agreements with the Village of Hawthorn Woods, Ela Township Road District, and Fremont Township Road District for the proposed intersection improvements at Gilmer Road and Midlothian Road.
Attachments: 1. 21-0527 Gilmer at Midlothian - Ela Township IGA, 2. 21-0527 Gilmer at Midlothian - Fremont Township IGA, 3. 21-0527 Gilmer at Midlothian - Hawthorn Woods IGA, 4. 21-0527 Location Map, Gilmer Rd at Midlothian Rd
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Joint resolution authorizing separate agreements with the Village of Hawthorn Woods, Ela Township Road District, and Fremont Township Road District for the proposed intersection improvements at Gilmer Road and Midlothian Road.

Staff Summary
* The intersection of Gilmer Road at Midlothian Road will be widened and reconstructed, inclusive of non-motorized improvements.
* The Village of Hawthorn Woods desires the County to install a multi-use path along Gilmer Road and Midlothian Road as part of the improvement, and will reimburse Lake County for the engineering, land acquisition, and construction costs associated with this work, estimated to be $240,278.
* The Ela Township Road District desires the County to install sidewalk as part of the improvement along Gilmer Road, and will reimburse the County for the engineering and construction costs associated with this work, estimated to be $8,147.
* The Fremont Township Road District desires the County to install sidewalk as part of the improvement along Gilmer Road. The Fremont Township Road District also maintains West Sylvan Drive South within the project limits that requires resurfacing and will reimburse the County for the engineering and construction costs associated with this work, estimated to be $452,750.
* Each agreement has been approved by the respective agency and the project is included in the Transportation Improvement Program, and designated as Section 10-00079-16-CH.

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R E S O L U T I O N

WHEREAS, to ensure the free flow of traffic and safety for the welfare of the traveling public, Lake County, the Village of Hawthorn Woods, Ela Township Road District, and Fremont Township Road District are desirous of improving the intersection of Gilmer Road and Midlothian Road, by widening and reconstruction, inclusive of non-motorized improvements and the resurfacing of West Sylvan Drive South; and

WHEREAS, the Village of Hawthorn Woods, Ela Township Road District, and Fremont Township ...

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