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File #: 3244-2018    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 11/14/2018 In control: Public Service & Transportation Committee
On agenda: 12/10/2018 Final action: 12/13/2018
Title: To authorize the Director of Public Service to enter into a contract modification with Korda Nemeth Engineering in connection with the Short North Streetscape Improvement project; to authorize the expenditure of up to $170,000.00 from the Streets and Highways Bond Fund to pay for the contract modification; and to declare an emergency. ($170,000.00)
Attachments: 1. ORD 3244-2018 Short North SID mod 9
Explanation
1. BACKGROUND
This legislation authorizes the Director of Public Service to modify a professional services contract with Korda Nemeth Engineering, Inc., to add additional funds for communication and outreach efforts for the Short North Streetscape Improvement contract.
Ordinance 0157-2012 authorized the the Director of Public Service to enter into a professional services contract with Korda Nemeth Engineering, Inc., for the design of the Short North Streetscape Improvement. Work was to include preparation of a preliminary engineering document to recommend streetscape improvements to High Street from Convention Center Drive to King Avenue/E. 7th Avenue.

Ordinance 1231-2012 authorized an extension of the project boundaries from King Avenue/E. 7th Avenue to 9th Avenue with the same scope as the original contract.

Ordinance 2043-2014 authorized detailed design and construction plan preparation services for Phase 1.

Ordinance 2433-2015 authorized detailed design and construction plan preparation services for improvements to High Street from Convention Center Drive to Goodale Street.

Ordinance 0165-2016 authorized funds for preliminary engineering of the corridor and the final design of improvements for Phase 1.

Ordinance 1709-2016 authorized final design of improvements of Phase 4 (7th to 9th).

Ordinance 2522-2016 authorized final design of improvements of Phases 2 and 3 (7th to 9th).

Ordinance 1408-2017 authorized the completion of designs for Phase 2 and Phase 3, including back check, final plans, necessary legal descriptions, engineer estimates, and storm water reports.

Ordinance 1185-2018 authorized the continuation of services for public outreach and engagement in 2018 and to complete additional design services for Phases 2, 3, and 4 projects.

This ordinance authorizes the Director of Public Service to modify the contract in the amount of $170,000.00. This is a planned modification that is necessary to provide additional funding needed for ...

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