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File #: RES-19:067    Version: 1 Name: SUBMIT AN APPLICATION TO THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION FOR THE FY19 BUILD GRANT FOR THE SOUTH CARAWAY ROAD WIDENING EXPANSION PROJECT
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/21/2019 In control: Finance & Administration Council Committee
On agenda: Final action: 6/4/2019
Title: RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE WILLINGNESS OF THE CITY OF JONESBORO TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION TO THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION FOR THE FY19 BUILD GRANT FOR THE SOUTH CARAWAY ROAD WIDENING EXPANSION PROJECT
Sponsors: Grants
Indexes: Grant
Attachments: 1. 07 - S Caraway Widening_AERIAL EXHIBIT.pdf, 2. S. Caraway Widening Expansion Cost Estimate.jpg, 3. Citizen Comment 06042019.pdf

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RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE WILLINGNESS OF THE CITY OF JONESBORO TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION TO THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION FOR THE FY19 BUILD GRANT FOR THE SOUTH CARAWAY ROAD WIDENING EXPANSION PROJECT

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WHEREAS, the application process is now open and is accepting proposals for the U.S. Department of Transportation FY19 BUILD grant; and

WHEREAS, the City of Jonesboro has proposed to widen South Caraway Road from Parker Road to Fox Meadow Lane;

WHEREAS, the FY19 BUILD grant will provide up to 80% of federal aid in the overall construction of the project through the Department of Transportation and requires a 20% local match from the City; and

WHEREAS, the City of Jonesboro is requesting funds for $7,416,000 in our application to the Department of Transportation for the engineering, right of way, utilities relocated and construction of said project with the local match being $1,483,200.

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

SECTION 1: The Jonesboro City Council supports the submission of the FY19 BUILD application to the Department of Transportation for the widening of South Caraway Road expansion project; and

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 the application; and

SECTION 3: The Grants and Community Development Department is hereby authorized by the City Council for the City of Jonesboro to submit all necessary documents for this federal-aid program.

 

PASSED AND APPROVED this 4th day of June, 2019.