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RESOLUTION NO. 824 OF 2013

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RESOLUTION NO. 824 OF 2013
RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING CITY TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH THE LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT FOR IMPROVEMENTS TO INTERSECTIONS
WHEREAS, under the provisions of Title 23, United States Code, “Highways,” as amended, Highway Safety Transfer funds have been appropriated out of the Highway Trust Fund to finance Local Safety Program projects under the direct administration of the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (the “DOTD”); and, WHEREAS, the City desires to improve road safety at four (4) intersections by installing regulatory and warning signs, flashing solar beacons, and/or pavement markings, designated as State Project No. H.00XXXX (the “Project”); and, WHEREAS, the City has requested funds to finance a portion of the Project; and, WHEREAS, the U.S. Department of Transportation will contribute, through the DOTD, 100% of the purchase costs of materials, up to $23,500 using Highway Safety Transfer funds, and the City will contribute 100% of the installation costs; and, WHEREAS, the City desires to enter into an Agreement with the DOTD relating to the Project; NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA:
§1. The City enter into an Agreement with the DOTD relating to the Project.
§2. The Mayor, Dan Hollingsworth, is authorized and empowered to execute an Agreement with the DOTD pursuant to such terms and conditions as he shall deem advisable, and he is authorized to execute any other documents necessary to complete said Project and do any and all things necessary and proper to carry out this Resolution and to fulfill its objects and purposes.
§3. This Resolution shall become effective upon final adoption and signature of the Mayor. Said Resolution having been read and considered by a quorum of the Board of Aldermen, on motion to adopt by Alderman Elmore Mayfield, seconded by Alderman Jim Pearce, a record vote was taken and the following result was had:
YEA: ALDERWOMAN GLENDA HOWARD
ALDERMAN JEDD LEWIS
ALDERMAN ELMORE MAYFIELD
ALDERMAN JIM PEARCE
ALDERWOMAN MARIE S. RIGGS
NAY: NONE
ABSENT: NONE
WHEREUPON, the presiding officer declared the above Resolution duly adopted in full on this the 7th day of January, 2013.
ATTEST:
EMMETT GIBBS, CLERK DAN HOLLINGSWORTH, MAYOR
1td: January 11, 2013

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