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File #: 17-1435    Version: 1 Name: 10/16/17- Stadium Boulevard Sidewalk Special Assessment
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/16/2017 In control: City Council
On agenda: 10/16/2017 Final action: 10/16/2017
Enactment date: 10/16/2017 Enactment #: R-17-389
Title: Resolution No. 1 - Stadium Boulevard Reconstruction Project - Kipke Drive to S. Main Street - Sidewalk Special Assessment
Attachments: 1. special assessment district - vicinity map - 170908.pdf, 2. sidewalk special assessment district drawing - 170908.pdf
Title
Resolution No. 1 - Stadium Boulevard Reconstruction Project - Kipke Drive to S. Main Street - Sidewalk Special Assessment
Memorandum
Attached for your review and approval please find Resolution No. 1 for the addition of a new sidewalk along the south side of E. Stadium Boulevard adjacent to the Ann Arbor Golf and Outing Club (AAGO) as a special assessment project. This work was part of the subject project, which was substantially completed in August 2017.

The project consisted of reconstructing E. Stadium Boulevard from 275 feet west of the S. Main Street intersection to the existing concrete pavement on E. Stadium Boulevard 200 feet east of Kipke Drive including all existing underground utilities within the project limits. The Stadium Boulevard/S. Main Street intersection was reconstructed with concrete pavement as part of the work in 2017. Two permanent retaining walls were constructed along the south side of E. Stadium Boulevard adjacent to the Ann Arbor Golf and Outing property and the sidewalk gap along the south side of E. Stadium Boulevard between the U of M Golf Course and S. Main Street was filled as part of the project.

Staff from Engineering held many coordination and negotiation meetings with representatives of AAGO during the project's design phase. These negotiations culminated in the City obtaining from AAGO a signed Temporary Grading Permit that formalized the agreed upon terms and outlined each party's rights and responsibilities with regard to the work. AAGO was also informed that they would be responsible for the cost of a portion of the newly constructed sidewalk as outlined in City Code, as well as the needed winter maintenance on the sidewalk.

Prior to the construction project, a sidewalk did not exist on the south side of E. Stadium Boulevard from approximately the entrance drive into the University of Michigan's golf course to S. Main Street. In accordance with the City's Non-Motorized Plan and Complete Streets philosophy,...

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