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File #: 2014-0696    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 7/29/2014 In control: Committee on Public Works
On agenda: Final action: 8/4/2014
Enactment date: 8/4/2014 Enactment #: 533
Effective date: 8/13/2014    
Title: Resolution authorizing the Mayor and the Director of the Department of Public Works and the Director of the Department of Finance to enter into a License and Maintenance Agreement for installation and maintance of bicycle racks with the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, a Pennsylvania non-profit corporation dedicated to transforming a section of Downtown Pittsburgh into a world-class cultural district that stands as a national model of urban diversification through the arts ("Cultural Trust').
Indexes: LEASE/LICENSE AGREEMENT
Attachments: 1. 2014-0696.docx
Presenter
Presented by Mrs. Kail-Smith

Title
Resolution authorizing the Mayor and the Director of the Department of Public Works and the Director of the Department of Finance to enter into a License and Maintenance Agreement for installation and maintance of bicycle racks with the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, a Pennsylvania non-profit corporation dedicated to transforming a section of Downtown Pittsburgh into a world-class cultural district that stands as a national model of urban diversification through the arts ("Cultural Trust').

Body
Whereas, the Cultural Trust has offered to donate certain bicycle racks to the City at no cost to the City; and

Whereas, pursuant to this effective City Council Resolution, the Mayor is authorized to accept this donation; and

Whereas, the City's Department of Public Works has provided its required approval for the installation of the bicycle racks depicted on Exhibit A, attached hereto and incorporated herein, and described as fixed and made of galvanized steel (Bike Racks'); and

Whereas, the Bike Racks are designed and/or manufactured by individual artists and/or fabricated by third-party vendors to serve as functional bike racks; and

Whereas, the Cultural Trust will inspect the installation sites for each Bike Rack prior to installation, and has and will guarantee the Bike Racks, with respect to manufacturing defects, for a period of five years from the date of installation; and

Whereas, the Cultural Trust has agreed to maintain the Bike Racks and the Cultural Trust has agreed to maintain liability insurance for the Bike Racks; and

Whereas, the City now wishes formally to accept the donation of the Bike Racks from the Cultural Trust, and to enter into a License and Maintenance Agreement to define the Cultural Trust's responsibilities hereafter regarding the installation and maintenance of the Bike Racks.


Be it resolved by the Council of the City of Pittsburgh as follows:

Section 1. The Mayor...

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