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File #: 2018-0258    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 3/9/2018 In control: Committee on Public Works
On agenda: 3/13/2018 Final action: 3/27/2018
Enactment date: 3/27/2018 Enactment #: 216
Effective date: 4/2/2018    
Title: Resolution authorizing the Mayor and the Director of the Department of Public Works, on behalf of the City, to enter into an Agreement or Agreements with the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, in connection with the McKinley Park Green Infrastructure rehabilitation and improvement project.
Attachments: 1. Summary 2018-0258, 2. Res 216 of 2018 (29)- PLA green infrastrucure at mckinley waiting sig
Title
Resolution authorizing the Mayor and the Director of the Department of Public Works, on behalf of the City, to enter into an Agreement or Agreements with the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, in connection with the McKinley Park Green Infrastructure rehabilitation and improvement project.

Body
WHEREAS, pursuant to Resolution No. 285 of 1998, effective May 29, 1998, the City of Pittsburgh (City) entered into a Cooperation Agreement, dated April 10, 2000, with the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy (PPC) to establish an alliance to provide infrastructure improvements, special care, and restoration for the City's four regional parks: Frick, Schenley, Highland and Riverview; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to Resolution No. 741 of 2013, effective November 21, 2013, the City and the PPC agreed to extend the term of the Cooperation Agreement; and

WHEREAS, the PPC has set aside funds to make improvements at McKinley Park (the Project); and

WHEREAS, the Project requires compliance with certain requirements under an NPDES Permit for Discharges Associated with Construction Activity (PAG-02000216019); and

WHEREAS, the Project's NPDES permit requires long term operation and maintenance of certain storm water management practices.

WHEREAS, the City, through its Department of Public Works, will perform certain specified work and provide certain materials at the City's expense; and

WHEREAS, the City has approved PPC's plans for the Project; and

WHEREAS, the City now wishes to formally enter into an agreement to document the responsibilities of each party.

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

Section 1. The Mayor and Director of the Department of Public Works, on behalf of the City, are now authorized to enter into an Agreement or Agreements with the PPC to rehabilitate and improve a portion of McKinley Park and comply with any NPDES permit requirements, pursuant to which the PPC will perform certain specified work and provide certain materia...

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