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~pW N OF <br />io ~A.~pS COUNCIL AGENDA REPORT <br />DATE: AUGUST 26, 2010 <br />TO: MAYOR AND TOWN COUNCIL ~j^ <br />FROM: GREG CARSON, TOWN MANAGER i'~ // <br />MEETING DATE: 09/07/10 <br />ITEM NO: <br /> <br />SUBJECT: PPW JOB NO. 10-04 - WEDGEWOOD AVENUE IMPROVEMENTS <br />PROJECT (MULBERRY DRIVE TO GRANADA WAY) 471-812-0112 <br />AUTHORIZE THE TOWN MANAGER TO EXECUTE A PROFESSIONAL <br />ENGINEERING DESIGN SERVICES AGREEMENT WITH HARRIS & <br />ASSOCIATES INC. IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $80,000. <br />RECOMMENDATION: <br />Authorize the Town Manager to execute a professional engineering design services agreement <br />with Harris & Associates hic. in an amount not to exceed $80,000. <br />BACKGROUND: <br />The adopted Capital Improvement Program (CIP) for FY 2010/11 - 2014/15 designates fimding <br />for various infrastructure improvement projects in order to improve and enhance the quality of <br />life in the cormnunity. Wedgewood Avenue Improvements is one of the projects included in the <br />Town's CIP. This project will allow for the widening of Wedgewood Avenue from Mulberry <br />Drive to Granada Way as well as the installation of sidewalks, bicycle lanes, and storm drain <br />improvements. The FY 2010/11 Capital Budget designates funding in the amount of $85,000 for <br />the design of these improvements. <br />DISCUSSION: <br />In 2007, as a part of a joint project with La Rhiconada Country Club, the Town of Los Gatos <br />conshucted curbs, gutters, sidewalks, and a storm drain system on Wedgewood Avenue from <br />Wimbledon Avenue to Mulberry Drive. These improvements greatly enhanced Wedgewood <br />Avenue by providing safe and functional access far pedestrians as well as a storm drain system <br />that addressed chronic flooding problems in that area. <br />/-°- <br />PREPARED BY: TODD CAPURSO <br />Du'ector of Parks and Public Works <br />Reviewed by: l~ ~-3 Assistant Town Manager own Attorney ~~~~~ _..__-_____._.__.____ <br />Clerk Administrator ~°7 Finance Community Development <br />N:\PPWIMANAGEMENT\COiMCIL\COlJNCIL REPORTS\ZOIO Repor[s\September 7\10-04WedgewoodAvenue.Consul[atit.Desia :doc <br />