Lake County, IL
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File #: 21-1713    Version: 1 Name: 21st Street Culvert: ROW and Construction Appropriation
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/21/2021 In control: Public Works, Planning & Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action: 11/9/2021
Title: Joint resolution appropriating $25,000 of County Bridge Tax funds for the acquisition of necessary right-of-way, by agreement or condemnation, and other associated right-of-way costs, and appropriating $790,000 of County Bridge Tax funds for construction of the 21st Street culvert replacement.
Attachments: 1. 21-1713 Location Map, 21st Street
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Joint resolution appropriating $25,000 of County Bridge Tax funds for the acquisition of necessary right-of-way, by agreement or condemnation, and other associated right-of-way costs, and appropriating $790,000 of County Bridge Tax funds for construction of the 21st Street culvert replacement.

Staff Summary
* There is a culvert under 21st Street, east of Delany Road, that is at the end of its service life and needs to be replaced.
* Preliminary engineering plans and right-of-way plats identifying the right-of-way needs for the improvement have been prepared.
* The construction cost for this improvement is estimated to be $657,810.
* This project is included in the Transportation Improvement Program with target construction in 2022, and designated as Section 21-00176-06-DR.

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R E S O L U T I O N

WHEREAS, 21st Street, County Highway 67, 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 the culvert under 21st Street, east of Delany Road, is replaced; and

WHEREAS, Lake County, by and through its Division of Transportation, has caused to be prepared preliminary engineering plans and right-of-way plats identifying right-of-way needs for the improvement; and

WHEREAS, property appraisals have been prepared and associated right-of-way costs have been estimated; and

WHEREAS, construction is anticipated to take place in 2022; and

WHEREAS, an appropriation of funds is required.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED by this Lake County Board:

SECTION 1: It is hereby determined that it is necessary, and desirable, that Lake County acquire title to, and possession of, all of the real property within the proposed new right-of-way lines, and any reasonable modifications to the right-of-way lines, together with construction and other easements, both temporary and permanent, and any reasonable modifications to the proposed easements, for said high...

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