07-0446R


RESOLUTION RECOMMENDING CONSTRUCTION OF ADMINISTRATION’S ALTERNATIVE #4 FOR LAKEWALK FROM 20TH AVENUE EAST TO 25TH AVENUE EAST.

BY COUNCILORS STAUBER, GILBERT AND JOHNSON:
The city council finds as follows:
(a) The council supports the administration’s efforts to research design alternatives to construct Lakewalk from 20th Avenue East to 25th Avenue East; and
(b) The administration has conducted a public process to describe design alternatives and solicit public comment on those alternatives; and
(c) The result of the public review process is that Alternative #4 has received broad public support and is also favored by staff.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the council supports Alternative #4, as shown on Public Document No. ______________ on file with the city clerk, which provides for the standard ten foot wide asphalt Lakewalk trail from 23rd Avenue East to 25th Avenue East along the shore, a shore footpath from 20th Avenue East to 23rd Avenue East and improvements along the upper side of Water Street from 20th Avenue East to 23rd Avenue East to provide continuity for Lakewalk users unable or not wishing to use the shore footpath in this section of Lakewalk.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution memorializes the council’s plan for extension of the Lakewalk.