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City of Independence
BILL NO. 17-0221st R.

Agenda Title:

17-022 - 1R. An ordinance finding, determining and declaring the necessity of acquiring real property for the Jackson Drive Extension from M-78 Highway to Truman Road Project (No. 70110606); authorizing the negotiation and eminent domain proceedings if necessary; approving the plans and specifications for the project; authorizing the use of experts as needed; authorizing and directing the execution of documents and the payment of funds to property owners or others holding property rights, in conjunction with the project.

Approval of the ordinance is recommended.
Executive Summary:

Engineering work is being prepared for the Jackson Drive Extension project from M-78 Highway to Truman Road. The new street alignment will cross the middle of one property. This ordinance will authorize the City to purchase this property.

The Jackson Drive Extension project will be a new street east of Holke Road between M-78 Highway and Truman Road.  Burns and McDonnell is preparing the project engineering work.  The new street alignment crosses through one property, which will need to be acquired.  This ordinance will authorize the purchase of this property for the project. There will be another land acquisition ordinance for the project as the other needed right-of-way or easements are defined. There are sufficient project appropriations to purchase this property.

Fiscal Impact:

The ordinance authorizes the purchase of one property for the Jackson Drive Extension from M-78 Highway to Truman Road Project (No. 70110606).

Department:          Public WorksContact Person:          Tim Gramling

Public Works DepartmentApproved
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City Managers OfficeApproved
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