Lake County, IL
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File #: 21-2000    Version: 1 Name: Big Hollow Road Resurfacing: Phase II Consultant Agreement and Appropriation
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/16/2021 In control: Public Works, Planning & Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action: 1/11/2022
Title: Joint resolution authorizing an agreement with BLA, Inc., Itasca, Illinois, for Phase II design engineering services for the resurfacing of Big Hollow Road, from the McHenry County line to US Route 12, at a maximum cost of $118,632 and appropriating $143,000 of Motor Fuel Tax funds.
Attachments: 1. 21-2000 Consultant Agreement, BLA, 2. 21-2000 Vendor Disclosure, BLA, 3. 21-2000 Location Map, Big Hollow Road
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Joint resolution authorizing an agreement with BLA, Inc., Itasca, Illinois, for Phase II design engineering services for the resurfacing of Big Hollow Road, from the McHenry County line to US Route 12, at a maximum cost of $118,632 and appropriating $143,000 of Motor Fuel Tax funds.

Staff Summary
* A consulting firm will be utilized for Phase II design engineering services for the resurfacing of Big Hollow Road, from the McHenry County line to US Route 12.
* 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 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.
* The selected firm has a satisfactory past relationship with the Lake County Division of Transportation.
* This project is included in the Transportation Improvement Program with construction targeted for 2022, and designated as Section 20-00229-02-RS.

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R E S O L U T I O N

WHEREAS, Big Hollow Road, County Highway 82, is a designated route on the County highway system; and

WHEREAS, Lake County believes it would be beneficial for the safety and welfare of the traveling public if Big Hollow Road, from the McHenry County line to US Route 12, could be resurfaced; and

WHEREAS, it is recommended that a consultant engineering firm be employed to provide Phase II design engineering services for said proposed resurfacing; and

WHEREAS, Lake County, by and through its Division of Transportation, has selected a professional engineering services firm in accordance with the Local Government Professional Services Selection Act 50 ILCS 510/1 et. seq.; and

WHEREAS, BLA, Inc., Itasca, Illinois, are consultant engineers skilled in the provision of said Phase II design engineering services; a...

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