AGENDA BILL 09-11-09D
Intergovernmental Agreement with Oregon Department of Transportation, to Receive ARRA funds for the design study and development of the Oak Savanna Trail.
November 9, 2009
Land Use Case Number:
Parks and Recreation
This action enables the receipt of up to $250,000 towards the design development and assessment of the trail.
A green/sustainable design will be developed for any trail and trail area improvements.
Policy Questions for Council Consideration:
The City has applied for, and been awarded an allotment of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds of up to $250,000 through the Oregon Department of Transportation. These funds are earmarked specifically for design development, design and study of the proposed Oak Savanna Trail (otherwise known as the solar highway trail), connecting Imperial Drive to Salamo Road and beyond. Attached is the draft Intergovernmental Agreement with ODOT, required to receive this funding.
I recommend the City Council review this agreement and by motion authorize the City Manager to enter into this agreement.