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HomeMy WebLinkAboutRES 940614-O - ROW Acquisition Hwy 29RESOLUTION Zziffilm WHEREAS, the Texas Department of Transportation has previously requested the CA o enter into a contractual( acquireof f project on Highway' from Interstate Highwayto Scenic Drive in Georgetown;and WHEREAS, the City desires to voluntarilycontribute • the State funds• . • ten (101 Highwaypercent of the cost of the said right of way for the proper development and construction of t State WHEREAS, the Transportation Element of the Century Plan - Development Plan shoA Flighway f from Interstate Highway 35 to Scenic Drive in Georgetownmajor the highest level of priority WHEREAS, the completion of improvement to Highway 29 (University Avenue) is crucial to furthering economic development and enhancing traffic circulation and safety-, THEREFORE, • 1+ BY THE CITY COUNCIL CITY OF Or resolutionSECTION 1. The facts and recitations contained in the preamble of this resolution are hereby found and declared to be true and correct, and are incorporated by reference herein and expressly made a part hereof, as if copied verbatim. The City Council hereby finds that this ! and Services Policy of Plan PolicyPlan Element, existingwhich states: "The City will endeavor to increase the quality of life through the upgrading of facilities • services i provision of ! meet the specificneeds of the community", Transportation Policy 1 of the Century Plan - Policy Plan Element, which states: "The City will encourage transportation system that provides •" • and movement efficient of promotes economic interests of • t adequately the personal needs of t t and Transportation Policy 2 of # Policy Element which states "The Transportation Functional Plan shall be developed with costs fully considered and decisions based on cost effectiveness for the particular element" and further finds that the adoption of i not • or f otherr lan Policies, as required ! Sectionof Administrative of PolicyPlan. �' i • • - i• i it � i - Highway 29 Bridge Widening Resolution No. Page 1 of 2 actual cost of said right-of-way, which is currently $16,000, as may be required in connectinM- with a Texas Department of Transportation Project for the improvement of Highway 29 fro 0 Interstate Highway 35 to Scenic Drive in Georgetown. The Texas Department of Transportati will be responsible for acquiring all property required for this project. Acquisition procedures w' v be in accordance with policies of the Texas Department of Transportation and with applicab - U Federal and State laws governing the acquisition policies for acquiring real property. fli adjustments must be in accordance with policies of the Texas Department of Transportation. SECTION 3. The City hereby waives it right and requirement to furnish provere valuation to the State and requests the State to furnish such values for acquisition purposes at the State's expense. i SECTION 4. The Mayor is hereby authorized to execute, and the City Secretary to attest thereto an agreement with Texas Department of Transportation on behalf of the City olll Georgetown. SECTION 5. This resolution shall be effective immediately upon adoption. RESOLVED this /V-Wcel 1 day of 1994. ATT "T- THE CITY OF GEORGETO N. Sandra Lee By: LEO WOOD City Secretary APPROVED AS TO FORM: Marianne Landers Banks City Attorney Highway 29 Bridge Widening Resolution No. gx '106 Page 2 of 2 am