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Meeting Name: FPD Board of Commissioners Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 6/7/2016 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Cook County Building, Board Room, 118 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois
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Attachments: 6-7-16 New Items
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16-0189 1 1-8-5b Subdivision II Construction Ordinance AmedmentOrdinance AmendmentPROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT 1-8-5b Subdivision II Construction Ordinance A. Short Title; Incorporation of Provisions. This subdivision may be known and cited as the "Forest Preserve District of Cook County Public Works Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprise Ordinance" and may be cited as such.". B. Preface and Findings. 1. The findings set forth in Subdivision I Section B of this Section 1-8-5 are incorporated herein by this reference. 2. On July 11, 2012, the Governor of Illinois signed a new law allowing the District to establish provisions to address the underutilization of M/WBEWBEs with respect to construction Contracts. 3. The District seeks to provide a level playing field and equal access for all prime contractors and subcontractors to participate in Public Works Contracts; 4. In the absence of authority to establish the type of provisions referenced via the Program to Public Works Contracts, the District has witnessed a significantly low level of participation by M/WBEs in its Public Works Contracts and, thus, the District has been a passive participareferPass Action details Not available
16-0204 1 1-8-5 Minority – And Women – Owned Business Enterprises AmendmentOrdinance AmendmentPROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT 1-8-5 Minority - And Women - Owned Business Enterprises 1-8-5a: SUBDIVISION I-GENERAL PROVISIONS. A. Short Title. This Subdivision shall be known and may be cited as the "Forest Preserve District of Cook County Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprise General Ordinance." This Subdivision is applicable to all Contracts, except Public Works Contracts, which are governed by Subdivision II of this Section 1-8-5. B. Preface and Findings. 1. Currently,Prior to an 2012 amendment to the Enabling Act of the Forest Preserve District of Cook County (the "District") does"), 70 ILCS 810/0.01 et seq., which authorized the District to establish procedures to comply with State and federal regulations concerning affirmative action and the use of small businesses or businesses owned by minorities or women in construction and procurement contracts, the District did not have an ordinance specifically crafted to address the underutilization of Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) and barriers to the full and fair participation of M/WBEs in referPass Action details Not available
16-0240 1 TO APPLY AND ACCEPT ILLINOIS TRANSPORTATION ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM GRANT FUNDSResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION TO APPLY AND ACCEPT ILLINOIS TRANSPORTATION ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM GRANT FUNDS WHEREAS, The Forest Preserve District of Cook County (the “Preserves”) is applying for a grant from the Illinois Department of Transportation’s Illinois Transportation Enhancement Program (ITEP); and WHEREAS, the ITEP grant, if funded, would provide funding for the construction of a 0.3 mile extension of the Sand Ridge Bicycle Trail along Torrence Avenue to Camp Shabbona in South Holland, Illinois; and WHEREAS, this extension will not only provide access from Camp Shabbona to the Burnham Trail, but will also provide an important linkage to other community assets including the Preserves’ Green Lake Aquatic Center and Sand Ridge Nature Center, as well as local businesses and amenities. This will allow patrons of the campground to easily and safely access the local Preserves’ amenities without having to use their vehicles; and WHEREAS, this proposed trail extension project advances the goals of the Preserves’ Next Century Conservation Plan to increase connectivity between peapprovePass Action details Not available
16-0244 1 7-1-1: FEE SCHEDULE AMENDMENTOrdinance AmendmentPROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT FEE SCHEDULE BE IT ORDAINED, by the Cook County Board of Commissioners, that Title 7 - Fees, Chapter 1 - Fee Schedule of the Forest Preserve District of Cook County Code of Ordinances is hereby amended as Follows 7-1-1: FEE SCHEDULE *** Camp Sullivan Barn rental fees without use of climbing wall: Includes exclusive use of barn upper level with kitchen, tables and chairs; capacity 109. Cook County Residents & Businesses Mon-Thurs. $50, per hour; Friday-Sun. $75/hour Non Cook County Residents & Business Mon-Thurs. $70/hour; Fri-Sun. $95 per hour All rentals subject to $100 security deposit. Camp Sullivan Camp & Climb Day Event Fees Includes exclusive use for 2 hours on upper level of barn, tables chairs, 2 hours staff led climbing wall activities, bring your own food and drink, use of upper deck and use of the kitchen. Up to 20 Climbers (max 40 people) Cook County Resident Mon.-Thurs. $310; Fri-Sun. $350 Non Cook County Resident Mon-Thurs. $360; Fri-Sun. $420 21 to 40 Climbers (max 80 people) Cook County Resident Mon.-TreferPass Action details Not available
16-0250 1 NeighborSpace AppointmentsAppointmentPROPOSED APPOINTMENT Appointee(s): Cynthia Moreno, Director of the Forest Preserves Department of Conservation and Experiential Learning Department Position: Board Member, replacing Christine Slattery, Director of the Forest Preserves Department of Planning and Development Department/Board/Commission: NeighborSpace Effective date: 6/7/2015 Expiration date: Two (2) year term expiring 6/7/2017 Summary: NeighborSpace, an affiliate partner of the Forest Preserves, was established in 1996 as a non-profit land trust through an intergovernmental agreement between the City of Chicago, Chicago Park District and The Forest Preserves. By supporting NeighborSpace the Forest Preserves provides small parcels of dedicated open-spaces throughout the city of Chicago for people to enjoy. Christine Slattery has served as a NeighborSpace board member and has actively participated in this unique collaboration that endeavors to connect people with nature. The Forest Preserves appreciates her service.approvePass Action details Not available
16-0251 1  ResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE THE DISTRICT TO ENTER INTO LOCAL AGENCY AGREEMENT FOR STAGE 2 CONSTRUCTION - NORTH BRANCH BICYCLE TRAIL-LAKE COOK ROAD EXTENSION WHEREAS, an Illinois Transportation Enhancement Program (“ITEP Grant”), has been awarded to the Forest Preserve District of Cook County (the “District”) by the Illinois Department of Transportation (“IDOT”) to construct 1.0 mile of the North Branch Bicycle Trail-Lake Cook Road Extension to the Green Bay Trail (hereafter the “Project”); and WHEREAS, $1,651,880 in “ITEP” funding was awarded for construction of the entire project. WHEREAS, to expedite construction, the project was divided into two stages, Stage 1 which includes one mile of paved trail from the Chicago Botanic Garden to Lake Cook Road and Stage 2 which provides an at-grade trail crossing of the Union Pacific Railroad and a direct connection to the Green Bay Trail. WHEREAS, on November 12, 2013, the Board of Commissioners authorized the District to enter into a local agency agreement (the “Local Agency Agreement”), with the Illinois Department approvePass Action details Not available
16-0120 1 Path Construction Company, Arlington Heights, IllinoisContract AmendmentPROPOSED CONTRACT AMENDMENT Department(s): Planning & Development Vendor: Path Construction Company, Arlington Heights, Illinois Request: Authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County to extend and increase a previously executed contract Good(s) or Service(s): Construction services for the new Rolling Knolls Visitor Center including demolishing a portion of the existing clubhouse that is no longer usable, remodeling the remaining portion of the clubhouse, building an addition and reconstructing the existing parking area. Original Contract Period: 10/28/2014 - 8/24/2015, Administrative Extension (8/25/2015- 10/23/2015), and Board approved extension on 10/6/2015 (10/24/2015- 7/19/2016) Proposed Contract Period Extension: One hundred eighty (180) calendar days (7/20/2016 - 1/16/2017) Total Current Contract Amount Authority: $2,744,823.00 Original Approval: 9/9/2014, $2,595,200.00 Previous Increase(s): Administrative Increase, $149,623.00 This Increase Requested: $239,067.16. Estimated Fiscal Impact: $239,067.16 approvePass Action details Not available
16-0205 1 Mansfield Oil Company, Gainesville, GeorgiaContract AmendmentPROPOSED CONTRACT AMENDMENT Department(s): Facilities and Fleet Vendor: Mansfield Oil Company, Gainesville, Georgia Request: Authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County to exercise our option to renew, and increase the contract with Mansfield Oil Company. Good(s) or Service(s): Motor Fuel Original Contract Period: 5/1/2015 - 4/30/2016 with a one (1) year optional renewal Administrative Extension: 5/1/2016 - 6/7/2016 Proposed Contract Period Extension: 6/8/2016 - 4/30/2017 Total Current Contract Amount Authority: $1,200,000.00 Original Board Approval: 4/14/2015 Previous Increase(s): N/A This Increase Requested: $500,000.00 Estimated Fiscal Impact: FY 2016 $300,000.00, FY 2017 $200,000.00 Accounts: 01-0170, Gas and Oil for Auto and Equipment Contract Number(s): 1584-14299 Concurrences: The Chief Financial Officer and Chief Attorney have approved this item. The Vendor has met the Minority and Women Business Enterprise Ordinance Provisions. District(s): Districtwide Summary: This isapprovePass Action details Video Video
16-0228 1 Hey and Associates, Volo, IllinoisContractPROPOSED CONTRACT Department(s): Planning & Development Vendor: Hey and Associates, Volo, Illinois Request: Authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County to enter into and execute Good(s) or Service(s): Planning, Architectural & Engineering Services to prepare plans for repairs to Lakes and Dams. Contract Value: $124,570.00 Contract period: 7/1/2016 - 12/31/2019 Estimated Fiscal Impact: $50,000 (FY2016, phase I); $74,570.00 (FY2018, Phase II) Accounts: General Consulting Services Account, 25-6740, 52-6740, 54-6740, 55-6740, 56-6740, 09-6740 and future capital accounts subject to budget appropriation. Contract Number(s): 16-80-09 Concurrences: The Chief Financial Officer and Chief Attorney have approved this item. The Vendor has met the Minority and Women Business Enterprise Ordinance Provisions. District(s): 9, 15 and 17 Summary: Job 16-80-09 includes professional services to provide architectural and engineering services to perform inspections, prepare final engineering plans and specifications, acquire necessary approvePass Action details Video Video
16-0230 1 Openlands, Chicago, IllinoisContractPROPOSED CONTRACT Department(s): Resource Management Vendor: Openlands, Chicago, Illinois Request: Authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County to enter into and execute Good(s) or Service(s): Continued preservation, maintenance, management and restoration of the Deer Grove East O’Hare Modernization Mitigation Account (OMMA) site for the next five (5) years Contract Value: None Contract period: 6/7/2016 - 6/6/2021 Estimated Fiscal Impact: None Accounts: N/A Contract Number(s): N/A Concurrences: The Chief Financial Officer and Chief Attorney have approved this item. The Vendor has met the Minority and Women Business Enterprise Ordinance Provisions. District(s): 14 Summary: On 1/7/2009, the Board of Commissioners approved the execution of a large-scale restoration project at Deer Grove East through the OMMA, which provides mitigation of off-site wetland impacts resulting from the O’Hare Modernization Program. The project involved extensive hydrologic restoration of degraded wetlands and upland buffers, as well aapprovePass Action details Video Video
16-0231 1 Openlands, Chicago, IllinoisContractPROPOSED CONTRACT Department(s): Resource Management Vendor: Openlands, Chicago, Illinois Request: Authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County to enter into and execute Good(s) or Service(s): Continued preservation, maintenance, management and restoration of the Tinley Creek Wetlands O’Hare Modernization Mitigation Account (OMMA) site for the next five (5) years Contract Value: None Contract period: 6/7/2016 - 6/6/2021 Estimated Fiscal Impact: None Accounts: N/A Contract Number(s): None Concurrences: The Chief Financial Officer and Chief Attorney have approved this item. The Vendor has met the Minority and Women Business Enterprise Ordinance Provisions. District(s): 6 Summary: On 2/7/2008, the Board of Commissioners approved the execution of a large-scale restoration project at Tinley Creek Wetlands through the OMMA, which provides mitigation of off-site wetland impacts resulting from the O’Hare Modernization Program. The project involved extensive hydrologic restoration of degraded wetlands and the removal oapprovePass Action details Video Video
16-0233 1 Tree Mitigation PlanReportREPORT Department: Resource Management Request: Receive and File Report Title: Tree Mitigation Plan Report Period: N/A Summary: The Board of Commissioners approved the Forest Preserve District of Cook County’s (the “Preserves”) Tree Mitigation Plan on 3/21/2007. The Tree Mitigation Plan is utilized as a tool to determine the value of trees that are lost due to license and easement requests affecting Forest Preserve property. The valuation formula is driven by a dollar amount for the cross sectional area of the tree in square inches. The current standardized value of $71/in. was set by the Illinois Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture for the northern section of Illinois, and has not been updated since 2007. In response to changing markets over the last near decade, it is recommended that the cross-sectional cost per square inch be amended to a valuation more consistent with today’s rates. An industry-recognized method is to utilize the average cost of similarly priced trees procured through the Preserves’ existing tree planting contracts to extraporeferPass Action details Not available
16-0234 1 Cook County Sheriff’s Office, Cook County, IllinoisIntergovernmental AgreementPROPOSED INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT AMENDMENT Department: Planning and Development Other Part(ies): Cook County Sheriff’s Office, Cook County, Illinois Request: Authorization to extend and amend Goods or Services: The Cook County Sheriff’s Office has a program to train inmates and participants from the Vocational Rehabilitation Impact Center (a/k/a “Boot Camp”) to provide deconstruction and building material salvage services. Upon completion of the program, each participant will receive and OSHA 10 and completion certificate. The Preserves desires to continue to use such services to remove unneeded buildings from recently acquired properties and on sites intended for redevelopment by the Preserves, on an as needed basis. Agreement Number: N/A Agreement Period: Original contract period, 4/11/2014 - 3/10/2015. 1st amendment period, 3/11/2015 - 6/30/2016. Current extension period, 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2017. Fiscal Impact: $100,000.00 Accounts: Buildings, 52-6710, 54-6710, 55-6710, 56-6710, 09-6710 and Land Acquisition and Professional Services, 06-approvePass Action details Video Video
16-0235 1 City of Calumet City, IllinoisIntergovernmental AgreementPROPOSED INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT Department: Planning and Development Other Part(ies): City of Calumet City, Illinois Request: Approval Goods or Services: Requesting authority to enter into an IGA with Calumet City for construction of approximately 500 linear feet of paved trail adjacent to Torrence Avenue north of 159th Street. Agreement Number(s): N/A Agreement Period: Three (3) years from the date of execution Fiscal Impact: None Accounts: N/A District(s): 4 Summary: Calumet City is requesting approval to construct approximately 500 linear feet of paved trail on Preserve property adjacent to Torrence Avenue north of 159th Street. On 5/12/2016, the Mayor and City Council of the City of Calumet City approved a draft IGA provided by the Preserve for this project. Calumet City will be responsible for design and construction costs associated with the project. Calumet City has obtained a grant from the Illinois Transportation Enhancement Project to fund design and construction of the trail segment. The Preserve anticipates that the tapprovePass Action details Video Video
16-0236 1 Bottling Group, LLC (Pepsi) - White Plains, New York and Superlative Group, Inc - Cleveland, OhioContractPROPOSED CONTRACT Department(s): Permits, Rentals & Concessions Vendor: Bottling Group, LLC (Pepsi) - White Plains, New York and Superlative Group, Inc - Cleveland, Ohio Request: Authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County to enter into and execute Good(s) or Service(s): Through this contract Pepsi will receive exclusive pouring rights for all beverages including low caloric and sugar free options to be served on all Forest Preserve District properties with the exception of the Forest Preserve golf courses which are not part of this agreement, in exchange for certain rebates, commissions and other one-time and annual revenues as specified in Schedule of Compensation in the contract, while Superlative will coordinate and facilitate operational and financial aspects of the Agreement Contract Value: Revenue generating contract with minimum guarantee of $117,500.00 over ten (10) years. Estimated revenue over ten years between $117,500.00 to $205,000.00. Contract period: 6/15/2016 - 6/14/2026 Estimated Fiscal Impact: FY 2016 estimated reveapprovePass Action details Video Video
16-0237 1 Friends of the Forest Preserves (“FOTFP”), Chicago, IllinoisPartnership AgreementPROPOSED PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT Request: requesting authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County (the “Preserves”) to enter into a Partnership Agreement with Friends of the Forest Preserves (“FOTFP”), Chicago, Illinois. Reason: FOTFP has received a grant from the Bobolink Foundation in the amount of $172,590.00 to support the Palos Conservation Corps, an internship program that will engage four (4) youth, one (1) adult leader, and one (1) assistant leader in hands-on ecological restoration work to restore over 200 acres in the Palos region. Highly skilled participants will contribute to herbaceous and woody invasive species control, prescribed burn, and native seed collection activities. Additionally, the Palos Corps will host two volunteer workdays in partnership with the local site stewards to bolster volunteer recruitment and engagement in the region. The Palos block represents the largest contiguous natural area within Cook County, and was identified by the Natural and Cultural Resources Master Plan as one of the highest priorities for restoration in tapprovePass Action details Video Video
16-0238 1 Friends of the Forest Preserves (“FOTFP”), Chicago, IllinoisPartnership AgreementPROPOSED PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT Request: requesting authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County (the “Preserves”) to enter into a Partnership Agreement with Friends of the Forest Preserves (“FOTFP”), Chicago, Illinois. Reason: The Preserves seek to partner with Friends of the Forest Preserves to host the “Forest Preserve Experience” program, a summer youth employment program that will provide conservation and job skills training to high-school youth, ages 15 to 19, from underserved communities throughout Cook County. This 4-week program will engage three (3) site leaders, six (6) community mentor leaders, and 100 youth participants in hands-on ecological restoration activities including, but not limited to, invasive species removal, tree mulching, and shoreline cleanup along the Preserves’ many lakes and waterways. Participants will receive extensive environmental education and job skills training supplemented by nature-based recreational activities which promote forest preserve awareness, and teaches participates how healthy forest preserves contribute approvePass Action details Video Video
16-0241 1 Pars Ice Cream Company, Inc., Chicago, IllinoisAgreementPROPOSED AGREEMENT Vendor: Pars Ice Cream Company, Inc., Chicago, Illinois Request: Requesting authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County (“the Preserves”) to enter into an agreement Reason: Seven companies responded to the Request for Proposals to select a mobile ice cream concessionaire for each of the Forest Preserves’ twelve regions. Pars Ice Cream Company, Inc. was deemed the most responsive and responsible vendor to operate the Des Plaines and Skokie regions. Pars Ice Cream Company, Inc. presented the strongest financial package and management plan for the coming term. Skokie Region Year 1: $1,750.00 Year 2: $1,750.00 Year 3: $1,750.00 Year 4: $1,750.00 Des Plaines Region Year 1: $1,750.00 Year 2: $1,750.00 Year 3: $1,750.00 Year 4: $1,750.00 Contract period: Forty Eight (48) months from the issuance of the Purchase Order Estimated Fiscal Impact: $14,000.00 (Revenue Generating) Account(s): N/A Concurrence(s): The Chief Financial Officer and Chief Attorney have approved this item. District(s): 9, 13, 14 and 17approvePass Action details Video Video
16-0243 1 CPS Chicago Parking, LLC, Chicago, IllinoisContractPROPOSED CONTRACT Department(s): Finance and Administration Vendor: CPS Chicago Parking, LLC, Chicago, Illinois Request: Authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County to enter into and execute a contract for management of parking systems at designated locations. Good(s) or Service(s): Metered parking services Contract Value: Not to Exceed $218,586.00 over three (3) years Contract period: 6/7/2016 - 6/6/2019 with two, one (1) year optional renewal option Estimated Fiscal Impact: FY 2016 -$98,355.00 (Assumes acquisition of devices in 2016. FPD may choose the lease option and defer purchase of devices depending upon projected usage of the parking lots). FY 2017 - $59,796.00 and FY 2018 - $60,434.00 Accounts: Other Professional Services, 01-6217 and Capital Outlay, 53-6300 and 56-6300 Contract Number(s): Request for Proposal (“RFP”) 16-20-400 Concurrences: The Chief Financial Officer and Chief Attorney have approved this item. District(s): Districtwide Summary: This is a parking management contract that is projectapprovePass Action details Video Video
16-0245 2 PayNet, Inc., Skokie, IllinoisAgreementPROPOSED AGREEMENT Vendor: PayNet, Inc., Skokie, Illinois Request: Requesting authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County (“the Preserves”) to enter into an agreement Reason: The Forest Preserves owns real property with improvements known as Harms Woods parking lot (“Parking Lot”) in Skokie, Illinois. The Parking Lot currently has approximately seventy-five (75) marked spaces available for parking and open to the public. PayNet (“PayNet”) is located at 5750 Old Orchard Road, Suite 300, within an office building across from the Parking Lot, and has requested use of said Parking Lot to provide overflow parking for its employees. The Forest Preserves respectfully requests authorization to negotiate, draft and execute an agreement with PayNet, LLC to allow access to the Parking Lot. The agreement will be for one (1) year with a one (1) year extension option. The fee for this agreement shall be a Parking Fee of $57.00 per vehicle per month for a minimum of five (5) and maximum of twenty (20) vehicles, if the extension option is executed a 5% increareferPass Action details Video Video
16-0252 1 15-0365 Union Pacific Railroad, Omaha, NebraskaPreviously Approved Item AmendmentPROPOSED PREVIOUSLY APPROVED ITEM AMENDMENT Department: Planning and Development Request: Amend name of funding source from previously approved agreement Item Number: 15-0365 Fiscal Impact: N/A Account(s): N/A District(s): 13 Original Text of Item: PROPOSED AGREEMENT Vendor: Union Pacific Railroad, Omaha, Nebraska Request: Requesting authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County (“the Preserves”) to enter into an agreement Reason: Requesting authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County (the “Preserves”) to enter into and execute a “Public Highway At-Grade Crossing Agreement - Multi-Use Path Construction & Maintenance” (the “Agreement”) with the Union Pacific Railroad (“UP”), for construction of a new multi-use path on the south side of the existing Lake-Cook Road at-grade public road crossing (the “Path”). As part of the Agreement, UP is granting the Preserves an easement to construct the Path over a portion of UP’s property and trackage. The Preserves has received approval for the project from approvePass Action details Video Video
16-0224 1 Procurements and Disbursements Report 4/1/2016 - 4/30/2016ReportREPORT Department: Finance and Administration Request: Receive and File Report Title: Procurements and Disbursements Report Report Period: 4/1/2016 - 4/30/2016 Summary: Submitting the Procurements and Disbursements Report for the period of April 2016. This report is to be received and filed in compliance with Section 1-8-2(BB) of the District’s Code of Ordinances.receive and filedPass Action details Video Video
16-0239 1  Miscellaneous Item of BusinessPROPOSED MISCELLANEOUS ITEM OF BUSINESS Calendar of Events WYCC PBS Chicago TV On-Air Screening Dates · Saturday, June 11 at 7 pm · Wednesday, June 22 at 10 pm · Monday, July 11 at 9 pm · Saturday, July 16 at 8 pm Department: Conservation and Experiential Programming Summary: Forest Preserves of Cook County Calendar Today! Tuesday, 6/7; 10 am - 2 pm Live Healthy Discover Nature, Daley Plaza, Chicago Join us after the June board meeting to celebrate all things in the Forest Preserve and kick off our summer programming. We are at Daley Plaza until 2 pm with information, giveaways, live animals and fun bird activities. The noontime performance with the Andean musical group Sisai is part of our #birdthepreserves initiative and celebrates birds’ migratory journey between North and South America. Saturdays in June & Sundays in July; 10 am Canyon Tours, Sagawau Environmental Learning Center, Lemont Sagawau Canyon will highlight the geology of Northeastern Illinois. Hike is over rough terrain, and wading through a stream is necessary. Registration in person receive and filedPass Action details Video Video
16-0187 1 Northern Illinois Gas Company dba NicorLicense RequestPROPOSED LICENSE AMENDMENT REQUEST Request: Requesting authorization for the Forest Preserve District of Cook County (“the Preserves”), as Licensor to grant a License to Northern Illinois Gas Company dba Nicor, Grantee, to locate, operate and maintain an additional 41 feet of 4-inch diameter gas main connected to the existing 4-inch diameter gas main installed, operated and maintained under the terms of License No. 507, last renewed in 2013 for a ten year term. The additional 41 feet is to connect the Village of Northbrook water distribution facility to the existing gas main across Dundee Road, within the existing right of way, on the Preserves property. Term: 7 Years License Fee: $2,520.00 License Application Fee: $700.00 YELAR Fee: $2,520.00 Total one-time upfront fee of $5,740.00 for the term of the License (Sec. 5-2A-4 and 5-2B-4) Tree Mitigation Fee: N/A The area of the License is: 0.014 Acre Concurrence(s): The Chief Financial Officer and Chief Attorney have approved this item. Grantee has met the insurance requirements under the License approvePass Action details Not available
16-0262 1  Journal of ProceedingsJOURNAL OF PROCEEDINGS SECRETARY TO THE BOARD, Matthew B. DeLeon, presented in printed form a record of the Journal of Proceedings of the regular meeting held on 5/10/2016 .approvePass Action details Not available
16-0232 1 Finance Subcommittee Meeting on Litigation - 5/10/2016Recommendation of the Finance Subcommittee (Litigation)RECOMMENDATION OF THE FINANCE SUBCOMMITTEE (LITIGATION) Finance Subcommittee Meeting on Litigation - 5/10/2016 The Finance Subcommittee on Litigation met on the above listed date and recommends the following for approval: Proposed Settlements Approved Fiscal Year 2016 to Present: $386,495.10 Proposed Settlements to Be Approved: $0.00 Legal Fees Approved Fiscal Year 2016 to Present: $583,312.80 Legal Fees for 5/10/2016 to Be Approved: $75,059.83approvePass Action details Not available
16-0247 1 Finance Subcommittee Meeting on Workers’ Compensation - 6/7/2016Recommendation of the Finance Subcomittee (Workers' Compensation)RECOMMENDATION OF THE FINANCE SUBCOMMITTEE (WORKERS’ COMPENSATION) Finance Subcommittee Meeting on Workers’ Compensation - 6/7/2016 The Finance Subcommittee on Workers’ Compensation met on the above listed date and recommends the following for approval: Workers’ Compensation Claims approved Fiscal Year 2016 to present: $17,002.00 Workers’ Compensation Claims to Be Approved: $20,401.71approvePass Action details Not available
16-0226 1 Path Construction Company, Arlington Heights, IllinoisDisbursementPROPOSED DISBURSEMENT Department(s): Planning & Development Action: Disbursement Approval Payee: Path Construction Company, Arlington Heights, Illinois Good(s) or Service(s): Construction Services Fiscal Impact: $246,612.24 Accounts: Building Account, 25-6710 Contract Number(s): 13-80-01-G7R3 District(s): 15 Summary: Rolling Knolls Welcome CenterapprovePass Action details Not available
16-0227 1 Chicago Commercial Construction, Chicago, IllinoisDisbursementPROPOSED DISBURSEMENT Department(s): Planning & Development Action: Disbursement Approval Payee: Chicago Commercial Construction, Chicago, Illinois Good(s) or Service(s): Construction Services Fiscal Impact: $186,749.55 Accounts: Recreation (Landscape Improvements) Account, 25-6760 Contract Number(s): 13-80-02-05C4 District(s): 6 and 14 Summary: Deer Grove and Tinley Creek Site ImprovementsapprovePass Action details Not available
16-0223 1 Corporate Fund Analysis of Revenue and Expenditures 4/1/2016 - 4/30/2016ReportREPORT Department: Finance and Administration Request: Receive and File Report Title: Corporate Fund Analysis of Revenue and Expenditures Report Period: 4/1/2016 - 4/30/2016 Summary: Detailed Fund Analysis of Revenue and Expendituresreceive and filedPass Action details Not available
16-0264 1 Miami Woods ReportReportREPORT Department: Office of Cook County Commissioner Larry Suffredin Request: Receive and File Report Title: Miami Woods & Prairie & St. Paul Woods 2015 Restoration Update Report Period: 2015 Summary: Provides a summary of the ecological restoration activities in Miami Woods during 2015 including a review of the ecological health of the Woods (native plant communities, impact of deer, invasive species, etc.) and volunteer activities (number of volunteers, hours, activities, etc.).receive and filedPass Action details Not available
16-0260 1  ResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION TO APPROVE A COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT, SALARY SCHEDULE AND WAGE ADJUSTMENTS WHEREAS, the Illinois Public Employee Labor Relations Act (5 ILCS 315/1 et seq.) has established regulations regarding collective bargaining with a union; and WHEREAS, the Collective Bargaining Agreement Salary Schedule and wage adjustments, as well as healthcare revisions, and other terms and conditions of employment, for the period of January 1, 2013 through December 31, 2017, for the patrol officers of the District Police Department, all of whom are members of the Illinois Fraternal Order of Police Labor Council (Patrol Unit) collective bargaining unit have been negotiated between the Preserves and the Illinois Fraternal Order of Police Labor Council; and WHEREAS, the general increases and wage adjustments that have been negotiated are reflected in the Salary Schedule and are included in the Collective Bargaining Agreement negotiated between the Preserves and the Illinois Fraternal Order of Police Labor Council (Patrol Unit); and WHEREAS, the revisions to the currereferPass Action details Not available