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File #: 20-0175    Version: 1 Name: Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (“MWRD”)
Type: Intergovernmental Agreement Status: Approved
File created: 2/28/2020 In control: FPD Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 6/16/2020 Final action: 6/16/2020
Title: PROPOSED INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT Department: Department of Planning and Development Other Part(ies): Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago ("MWRD") Request: Permission for the Forest Preserves of Cook County (the "Forest Preserves") to enter into an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with the MWRD Goods or Services: Green Infrastructure grant for the repaving of a Forest Preserves parking lot in unincorporated Cook County, adjacent to North Riverside and Forest Park. MWRD will contribute the lesser of $203,107.00 or 41.8% of the total construction cost, as a reimbursement to the Forest Preserves, for the Schuth's Grove Parking Lot Green Infrastructure Retrofit project. Agreement Number(s): N/A Agreement Period: Thirty (30) years Fiscal Impact: Not to exceed $374,691.00 (local match including contingency) Accounts: Positive $203,107.00 Grant Revenue 51010.560019; Professional Services 51010.520830, 51029.520830, 51009.560019, 51058.520830; La...
Indexes: ARNOLD RANDALL, General Superintendent
Related files: 21-0352, 21-0229
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PROPOSED INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT

Department: Department of Planning and Development

Other Part(ies): Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago ("MWRD")

Request: Permission for the Forest Preserves of Cook County (the "Forest Preserves") to enter into an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with the MWRD

Goods or Services: Green Infrastructure grant for the repaving of a Forest Preserves parking lot in unincorporated Cook County, adjacent to North Riverside and Forest Park. MWRD will contribute the lesser of $203,107.00 or 41.8% of the total construction cost, as a reimbursement to the Forest Preserves, for the Schuth's Grove Parking Lot Green Infrastructure Retrofit project.

Agreement Number(s): N/A

Agreement Period: Thirty (30) years

Fiscal Impact: Not to exceed $374,691.00 (local match including contingency)

Accounts: Positive $203,107.00 Grant Revenue 51010.560019; Professional Services 51010.520830, 51029.520830, 51009.560019, 51058.520830; Land Improvements 51010.560019, 51029.560019, 51009.560019, 51056.560019, 51057.560019, 51058.560019, 51051.560019, 51028.560019; and future Construction and Development accounts

District(s): 1

Summary: As part of its Green Infrastructure Partnership Opportunity Program, the MWRD proposes to contribute the lesser of $203,107.00 or 41.8% of the total construction cost, to retrofit an existing access drive and parking area to the Schuth's Grove forest preserve near the Des Plaines River to reduce direct discharge of stormwater runoff to the river, corresponding downstream flooding and improve water quality. The project includes replacement of approximately 36,900 square feet of existing asphalt with porous unit paving and upgrades to bio-retention areas in four (4) parking lot islands. An anticipated related project includes an accessible path to the existing picnic shelter and a new canoe launch to the Des Plaines River, to be funded in part by a separate boat access gran...

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