Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - March 12, 2013
REVISED March 12, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #28

Neal Preserve Bike Path/Trail


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Brian Martineau, Sr. Engineering Specialist, ext. 7243

Jeff Streitmatter, Project Management Division Manager, ext. 7335

Action Requested
Adoption of Resolution R-13-047, authorizing the Chairman to execute a Local Agency Program (LAP) Agreement with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) for construction of an 8-foot concrete multi-use pathway at Neal Preserve.  (FPN:  428133-1-58/68-01).

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Florida Statute ยง339.12

Background Discussion
  • Manatee County and the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) are participating in the construction of an 8-foot concrete multi-use pathway running west from an existing sidewalk/bike path on the north side of State Road (SR) 64, under the east end of the inter-coastal waterway bridge, and continuing eastward in the south side of SR 64 connecting the trailhead of Neal Preserve.  Signage is also included in the scope of the project.
  • Manatee County is responsible for project management services for the construction, and is responsible for funding the design services of this project.  FDOT is participating by providing the funding for the construction services, and construction, engineering, and inspection (CEI) service element of the project.
  • Funds of $315,357.00 are programmed in FDOT's work program for the FY 12/13 for the construction and CEI elements of the project.  Execution of R-13-047 and Local Agency Program (LAP) 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 two certified copies of Resolution and three original LAP Agreements to Carmen Mosley, Public Works, ext. 7209 for transmittal to FDOT.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
309-6068711 Gas Tax Capital Projects

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Resolution 13-047.pdf
Attachment:  428133-1 Neal Preserve LAP Agreement.pdf