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File #: RES-19:033    Version: 1 Name: AGREEMENT WITH THE ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION(ARDOT) FOR THE FY 2018 TRANSPORTATION ALTERNATIVES PROGRAM (TAP)- CRAIGHEAD FOREST GREENWAY TRAIL PHASE 4
Type: Resolution Status: Postponed Indefinitely
File created: 4/1/2019 In control: Finance & Administration Council Committee
On agenda: Final action: 5/7/2019
Title: A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF JONESBORO TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH THE ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (ARDOT) FOR THE FY 2018 TRANSPORTATION ALTERNATIVES PROGRAM (TAP)- CRAIGHEAD FOREST GREENWAY TRAIL PHASE 4.
Sponsors: Grants
Attachments: 1. ARDot agreement only-CFP trail phase 4

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A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF JONESBORO TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH THE ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (ARDOT) FOR THE FY 2018 TRANSPORTATION ALTERNATIVES PROGRAM (TAP)- CRAIGHEAD FOREST GREENWAY TRAIL PHASE 4.

 

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WHEREAS, the City of Jonesboro was awarded the FY 2018 Transportation Alternative Program grant in the amount of $498,750 of which $399,000 are Federal-aid funds (80%); and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Jonesboro will match the Federal-aid funds with $99,750 in local funds; and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Jonesboro will accept all accounting, reporting, and project responsibilities for said grant; and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Jonesboro will use said funds for the construction of the Craighead Forest Greenway Trail Phase 4 continue along Harrisburg Road to the Jonesboro Fire Station for pedestrian and bicycle use.

 

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL FOR THE CITY OF JONESBORO, ARKANSAS THAT:

 

Section 1: The Jonesboro City Council will enter into agreement with the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department to accept the 2018 TAP-Craighead Forest Greenway Trail Phase 4.

 

SECTION 2: The Mayor and the City Clerk are hereby authorized by the City Council for the City of Jonesboro to execute all necessary documents to effectuate this contractual agreement.