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File #: 2019-1602    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 4/18/2019 In control: Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
On agenda: 4/23/2019 Final action: 5/7/2019
Enactment date: 5/7/2019 Enactment #: 305
Effective date: 5/8/2019    
Title: Resolution amending Resolution 468 of 2018, approved July 2nd, 2018, "authorizing the Mayor and the Director of the Department of Mobility and Infrastructure, on behalf of the City of Pittsburgh ("City"), to enter into Agreements with the Sports & Exhibition Authority of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County (the "SEA"), in order to disperse certain funds to City for and facilitate construction of the I-579 Cap Project"; in order to provide authorizations to acquire certain additional funding to facilitate construction of the I-579 Cap Project.
Indexes: AGREEMENTS (AMENDING)
Attachments: 1. Summary 2019-1602
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Resolution amending Resolution 468 of 2018, approved July 2nd, 2018, "authorizing the Mayor and the Director of the Department of Mobility and Infrastructure, on behalf of the City of Pittsburgh ("City"), to enter into Agreements with the Sports & Exhibition Authority of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County (the "SEA"), in order to disperse certain funds to City for and facilitate construction of the I-579 Cap Project"; in order to provide authorizations to acquire certain additional funding to facilitate construction of the I-579 Cap Project.

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WHEREAS, the City wants to participate in the construction and obtain ownership of a cover over a depressed section of State Route (SR) 579 (a/k/a Interstate 579) between Centre Avenue and Bigelow Boulevard and open green space and certain other improvements over such cover and adjacent property (the "I-579 Cap Project"); and

WHEREAS, the SEA and City will collaborate on multiple responsibilities of the I-579 construction project; and

WHEREAS, SEA is obtaining funding from multiple sources including a Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development ("DCED") Multi-Model Grant, Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program ("RACP") Grant, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation ("PennDOT") Multi-Model Grant and a Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources ("DCNR") C2P2 Grant, which will each require separate agreements to facilitate grant fund dispersal; and

WHEREAS, the City now wishes to enter into Agreements with the SEA in order to establish certain responsibilities between the parties for the construction of the I-579 Cap Project and to facilitate dispersal of certain funds obtained by the SEA.

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

Section 1. Resolution 468 of 2018, approved July 2nd, 2018, "authorizing the Mayor and the Director of the Department of Mobility and Infrastructure, on behalf of the City of Pittsburgh ("City"), to enter into Agreem...

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