Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 13, 2016
REVISED - December 13, 2016 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #41

Seminole Gulf Railway Agreement: Tallevast Road Improvements


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Anthony Benitez, Project Engineer II, Ext: 7333

Action Requested

Authorization to execute Agreement with Seminole Gulf Railway, LP, for Public Road Crossing, Tallevast Road Improvements.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Lease Agreement dated November 13, 1987.

Background Discussion

The County has entered into this type of agreement in the past with both Seminole Gulf and CSX Railroad for an at-grade crossing improvement associated with a roadway improvement. 

  • Total cost of the at-grade improvement is $311,454.
  • Advance payment of $155,727 shall be paid upon execution of this agreement.
  • Balance of $155,727 shall be paid upon completion of SGLR's portion of the work.
  • County shall be responsible for roadway paving work up to the railroad surface work.
  • County will provide all maintenance of traffic control needed throughout the project.
  • SGLR shall provide flagman/inspection services to the County for the paving operations by the County, as needed.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please return 2 executed agreement originals to Barbara Green, Public Works, Ext: 7355

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$311,454 307-6059361

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Adopted CIP Sheet.pdf
Attachment:  Agreement SGLR.pdf