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File #: 2021-1828    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 9/3/2021 In control: Committee on Public Works
On agenda: 9/7/2021 Final action: 9/21/2021
Enactment date: 9/21/2021 Enactment #: 585
Effective date: 9/22/2021    
Title: Resolution further amending No. 466, effective September 21, 2020, as amended by Resolution No. 50, effective February 4, 2021, entitled "authorizing the Mayor and the Director of Public Works, on behalf of the City of Pittsburgh, to enter into an Agreement or Agreements, or the use of existing Agreements, for the professional landscape architectural services for Homewood Park Infrastructure Upgrades, between the City of Pittsburgh and Studio Zewde. One Million Eight Hundred Fifty Three Thousand Three Hundred Fifty Five Dollars and Ninety Cents ($1,853,355.90)," by increasing the total allocation by $168,486.90.
Indexes: AGREEMENTS (AMENDING)
Attachments: 1. 2021-1828 Cover Ltr signed letter, 2. Summary 2021-1828
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Resolution further amending No. 466, effective September 21, 2020, as amended by Resolution No. 50, effective February 4, 2021, entitled "authorizing the Mayor and the Director of Public Works, on behalf of the City of Pittsburgh, to enter into an Agreement or Agreements, or the use of existing Agreements, for the professional landscape architectural services for Homewood Park Infrastructure Upgrades, between the City of Pittsburgh and Studio Zewde. One Million Eight Hundred Fifty Three Thousand Three Hundred Fifty Five Dollars and Ninety Cents ($1,853,355.90)," by increasing the total allocation by $168,486.90.

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WHEREAS, a planning process led by Homewood Community Sports and residents in the Homewood community resulted in a Master Plan for the Homewood Park Infrastructure Upgrades; and

WHEREAS, the City of Pittsburgh 2018 Capital Budgets includes a balance of $764,304.00 for Homewood Infrastructure Upgrades; and

WHEREAS, the City of Pittsburgh 2019 Capital Budget includes $1,400,000.00 for Homewood Park - Design; and

WHEREAS, on February 11, 2020, the Office of Management and Budget, on behalf of the Department of Public Works, released a Request for Proposals to solicit for landscape architectural services for professional services to complete design documents for Homewood; and

WHEREAS, a selection committee chose a proposal by Studio Zewde for professional landscape architectural services; and

WHEREAS, City Council approved Resolution No. 466, effective September 15, 2020, entitled, "Authorizing the Mayor and the Director of the Department of Public Works, to enter into an Agreement or Agreements, or the use of existing Agreements, between the City of Pittsburgh and Studio Zewde, for the professional landscape architectural services for Homewood Park Infrastructure Upgrades at a cost not to exceed One Million Six Hundred Thirty Thousand and Fourteen Dollars ($1,630,014.00)."; and

WHEREAS, the City did not include the reimbursable expenses...

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