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File #: 2021-1408    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 4/23/2021 In control: Committee on Urban Recreation
On agenda: 4/27/2021 Final action: 6/1/2021
Enactment date: 6/1/2021 Enactment #: 346
Effective date: 6/7/2021    
Title: Resolution submitting the recommendation of the Commission on Naming Public Properties to formalize Frick Park's trail names, "Clayton Hill", "Trough Trail", "Concrete Block", and "Two Seventy-Six". (Public Hearing held 5/25/21)
Indexes: CHANGE NAME, NAME CHANGE
Attachments: 1. 2021-1408 Cover Letter-NC Coverletter 04052021_FrickParkTrails, 2. 2021-1408 -20210405_Naming Commission Minutes, 3. 2021-1408 -Final Application for Trail Naming 2021, 4. Summary 2021-1408

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Resolution submitting the recommendation of the Commission on Naming Public Properties to formalize Frick Park’s trail names, “Clayton Hill”, “Trough Trail”, “Concrete Block”, and “Two Seventy-Six”.

(Public Hearing held 5/25/21)

 

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WHEREAS Chapter 173 of the City Code establishes the Commission on Naming Public Properties; and

 

WHEREAS, as required by Chapter 173 of the City Code the Commission on Naming Public Properties shall receive requests and recommendations for naming or renaming any public property or facility and subsequently shall, upon performing its due diligence as set forth in Chapter 173.02(b) of the City Code, submit its recommendation to City Council regarding a proposed naming or renaming along with a written report to accompany its recommendation; and

 

WHEREAS Chapter 173.02(d) of the City Code requires City Council to hold a public hearing before taking action on any recommendation by the Commission on Naming Public Properties for naming or renaming any public property or facility; and

 

WHEREAS the recommendation by the Commission on Naming Public Properties at the April 5, 2021 public hearing is to accept the application to formalize Frick Park’s trail names, as it will allow the Park to create signposts that will improve public communication and emergency response.

 

 

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

 

Section 1.                     The Commission on Naming Public Properties is hereby authorized as per Chapter 173 of the City Code to recommend formalizing Frick Park’s trail names, “Clayton Hill”, “Trough Trail”, “Concrete Block”, and “Two Seventy-Six” as per the application presented to the Naming Commission at its April 5, 2021 meeting.