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File #: 2011-2291    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 11/14/2011 In control: Committee on Public Works
On agenda: Final action: 11/29/2011
Enactment date: 11/29/2011 Enactment #: 816
Effective date: 12/5/2011    
Title: Resolution authorizing the Mayor and Director of the Department of Public Works to enter into an Acceptance of Donation and License and Maintenance Agreement with Linda Wallen and the Spring Hill Civic League regarding the donation, installation, and maintenance of a mosaic mural neighborhood sign at the corner of Homer and Damas Streets.
Indexes: AGREEMENTS
Attachments: 1. 2011-2291.doc
Presenter
Presented by Mr. Kraus
 
Title
Resolution authorizing the Mayor and Director of the Department of Public Works to enter into an Acceptance of Donation and License and Maintenance Agreement with Linda Wallen and the Spring Hill Civic League regarding the donation, installation, and maintenance of a mosaic mural neighborhood sign at the corner of Homer and Damas Streets.  
 
Body
Be it resolved by the Council of the City of Pittsburgh as follows:
 
Section 1.      WHEREAS, Linda Wallen (the "Artist") has offered to create and donate a mosaic mural neighborhood sign (the "Mural") to the City; and
 
WHEREAS, the Spring Hill Civic League ("Group") has offered to assist Artist with future maintenance efforts and funding for the Mural at the Site; and
 
WHEREAS, the City's Department of City Planning has conducted an in-house review and has recommended acceptance of the Mural for the benefit of the public; and
 
WHEREAS, the City's Art Commission has also provided its required approval for the Mural at the Site; and   
 
WHEREAS, the City would now like to accept this donation and intends to permit its installation on City property at the corner of Homer and Damas Streets (14th Ward) (the "Site").
 
On behalf of the City, the Mayor is authorized to accept the donation of the Mural from the Artist after completion.  
 
Section 2.       The Mayor and the Director of the Department of Public Works are hereby authorized to enter into an Acceptance of Donation and License and Maintenance Agreement or Agreements with Linda Wallen and the Spring Hill Civic League regarding the donation, installation, and maintenance of the Mural. All Agreements shall be approved by the City Solicitor as to form and substance.