04-0372R

RESOLUTION ORDERING THE IMPROVEMENT OF LAKE AVENUE FROM SECOND STREET ALLEY TO SEVENTH STREET (CITY PROJECT NO. 0087TR) AT AN ESTIMATED COST OF $1,540,000.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that it is deemed necessary for public convenience and safety and it is hereby ordered that Lake Avenue from Second Street Alley to Seventh Street (City Project No. 0087TR) be improved; and

FURTHER RESOLVED, that said work be done by contract and that the estimated cost of said project as estimated by the city engineer is $1,540,000; $1,329,400 from municipal state aid funds, $40,000 from Water Fund 0510, $40,000 from Stormwater Utility Fund 0535, $50,000 from Sanitary Sewer Fund 0530, $20,000 from Gas Utility Fund 0520 and $60,600 assessable to abutting property.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the council order in subject project in accordance with the provisions of Section 61 of the City Charter and that said improvement is hereby ordered.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This project will reconstruct Lake Avenue from Second Street Alley to Seventh Street. The improvement will include full reconstruction at the same location and width. Assessments to the abutting properties will be $20 per front foot. Construction will be done in three stages. Stage 1 will be from Second Street Alley to Third Street starting June 28, 2004, with completion by August 6, 2004. Stage 2 will be from Third Street to Fourth Street with completion by August 27, 2004, and Stage 3 will be from Fourth Street to Seventh Street with completion by October 29, 2004.