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File #: RES-19:049    Version: 2 Name: AGREEMENT WITH THE ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION(ARDOT) for THE FY 2017 TRANSPORTATION ALTERNATIVES PROGRAM (TAP) grant to modify the orignal agreement to increase funds FOR the ASTATE Link trail
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/19/2019 In control: Finance & Administration Council Committee
On agenda: Final action: 5/7/2019
Title: A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF JONESBORO TO ENTER INTO A new AGREEMENT WITH THE ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION(ARDOT) for THE FY 2017 TRANSPORTATION ALTERNATIVES PROGRAM (TAP) grant to modify the original agreement to increase funds FOR the ASTATE Link trail.
Sponsors: Grants
Attachments: 1. Letter to Harold Perrin_Jonesboro_Job 100971 Combined with TAP funds for...
Related files: CON-1015

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A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF JONESBORO TO ENTER INTO A new AGREEMENT WITH THE ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION(ARDOT) for THE FY 2017 TRANSPORTATION ALTERNATIVES PROGRAM (TAP) grant to modify the original agreement to increase funds FOR the ASTATE Link trail.

 

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WHEREAS, the City of Jonesboro extended award amount for the FY 2017 Transportation Alternative Program grant is the amount of $997,500 of which $798,000 are Federal-aid funds; and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Jonesboro will match the Federal-aid funds with $199,500 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 ASTATE Link trail that is proposed in the Master Bike and Pedestrian Plan

 

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 the new agreement with the Arkansas State Highways and Transportation Department to combined funds for the ASTATE Link.

 

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.

 

PASSED AND APPROVED this 7th day of May, 2019.