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City of Independence
BILL NO. 20-041Ord.No:          19128

Agenda Title:

20-041 - 2R.  An ordinance amending Ordinance No. 19084, finding, determining and declaring the necessity of acquiring additional general utility easements, and temporary construction and grading easements for the Walnut Gardens Stormwater Improvement Project in the Crackerneck Watershed (No. 70131809); authorizing the negotiation and eminent domain proceedings if necessary; approving the plans and specifications for the project; authorizing the use of experts as needed; authorizing and directing the execution of documents and the payment of funds to property owners or others holding property rights, in conjunction with the project.

Approval of the ordinance is recommended
Executive Summary:

Walnut Gardens Stormwater Project will re-route the existing stormwater and infrastructure from its current alignment due to damages to existing pipe, resulting in decreased capacity. Damages to the existing pipe are not accessible and require re-route of the pipe to address. Easements are required from two property owners to build the project. This ordinance would authorize the acquisition of the required easements.

The Walnut Gardens Stormwater Projects will re-route existing stormwater infrastructure due to damages to existing pipes.

Fiscal Impact:

The ordinance authorizes the payment of funds necessary to acquire the additional easement within the appropriations authorized for the project.

Department:          Municipal ServicesContact Person:          Lisa Phelps

City Clerk DepartmentApproved
City Clerk DepartmentApproved

Council Action:          Council Action:         

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