Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - August 27, 2013
REVISED August 27, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #25

LAP Agreement with FDOT Traffic Signal Update SR70 and Lakewood Ranch Blvd.


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Kent Bontrager, Project Engineer II, Ext 7331

Jeff Streitmatter, Project Management Division Manager, Ext 7335

Action Requested
Adoption of Resolution R-13-151, authorizing the chairman to execute a Local Agency Program (LAP) agreement with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) for a mast arm traffic signal upgrade to SR70 and Lakewood Ranch Blvd intersection.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statutes, Section 339.12

Background Discussion
  • Project construction will replace and upgrade the existing span wire signalization with mast arm signalization.  The existing pedestrian signal heads will be upgraded, illuminated street signs will be installed, and roadway lighting will be installed at the intersection.
  • Manatee County is responsible for project management services for the signal upgrade, and is responsible for funding the design services element of the project.  Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is participating by providing funding for the construction services and construction, engineering, and inspection (CEI) service elements.
  • Funds of $364,488 are programmed in FDOT's FY13/14 work program.  Execution of Resolution R-13-151 and the Local Agency Program Agreement are required to memorialize the funding designation and provide the method for reimbursement of construction and CEI costs.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Return three original signature LAP agreements and two certified copies of the Resolution to Barbara Green, Public Works Department, Ext 7355, for transmittal to FDOT.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
341-6084460 Local Option Gas Taxes

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  R-13-151_Resolution.pdf
Attachment:  431019-1_LAP Agreement.pdf