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File #: 21-0229    Version: 1 Name: PROPOSED INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT
Type: Intergovernmental Agreement Status: Approved
File created: 3/22/2021 In control: FPD Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 4/13/2021 Final action: 4/13/2021
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 partnership for repaving of a Forest Preserves parking lot in unincorporated Cook County, adjacent to Westchester and LaGrange Park. MWRD will contribute the lesser of $420,000.00 or 50.00% of the total construction cost, as a reimbursement to the Forest Preserves, for the Possum Hollow Woods Green Infrastructure Parking Lot Retrofit project Agreement Number(s): N/A Agreement Period: Thirty (30) years Fiscal Impact: Local match (including contingency) not to exceed $554,560.00 (FY2021: $125,813.00 and FY2022: $428,747.00). Accounts: Positive $420,000.00 Grant Revenue 51010.560019. Forest Preserves match at tim...
Indexes: ARNOLD RANDALL, General Superintendent
Related files: 18-0135, 20-0175
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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 partnership for repaving of a Forest Preserves parking lot in unincorporated Cook County, adjacent to Westchester and LaGrange Park. MWRD will contribute the lesser of $420,000.00 or 50.00% of the total construction cost, as a reimbursement to the Forest Preserves, for the Possum Hollow Woods Green Infrastructure Parking Lot Retrofit project

Agreement Number(s): N/A

Agreement Period: Thirty (30) years

Fiscal Impact: Local match (including contingency) not to exceed $554,560.00 (FY2021: $125,813.00 and FY2022: $428,747.00).

Accounts: Positive $420,000.00 Grant Revenue 51010.560019. Forest Preserves match at time of contract award: Professional Services 51029.520830, 51009.520830; and Land Improvements 51029.560019, 51009.560019, 51030.560019, 51051.560019 and future Construction & Development accounts.

District(s): 17

Summary: As part of its Green Infrastructure Partnership Opportunity Program, the MWRD proposes to contribute the lesser of $420,000.00 or 50.00% of the total construction cost, to retrofit an existing access and parking area near Salt Creek to reduce direct discharge of stormwater runoff to the Creek and corresponding downstream flooding and improve water quality. The project includes replacement of over one acre (46,476 s.f.) of existing asphalt with porous unit paving and restoration of almost another acre (39,699 s.f.) of existing asphalt to natural open space. An accessible access path to the existing picnic shelter and interpretive signage will also be included in the project.

The Forest Preserves will be responsible for maintaining the project, including the ...

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