City of Atlanta
Georgia

Ordinance
17-O-1371
Adopted on Substitute
Jul 5, 2017 1:00 PM

AN ORDINANCE BY COUNCILMEMBER YOLANDA ADREAN AS SUBSTITUTED BY COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE AUTHORIZING A PAYMENT IN AN AMOUNT OF TWENTY-THOUSAND DOLLARS ($20,000.00) TO THE CHASTAIN PARK CONSERVANCY TO ASSIST WITH THE ARCHITECTURAL AND DESIGN SERVICES MANAGED BY THE PATH FOUNDATION FOR THE PURPOSE OF COMPLETING A TRAIL ALONG WEST WIEUCA ROAD FROM POWERS FERRY ROAD TO LAKE FOREST ROAD TO BE CHARGED TO AND PAID FROM ACCOUNTS LISTED HEREIN; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

Information

Department:Council District 8Sponsors:Councilmember, District 8 Yolanda Adrean
Category:Personal PaperFunctions:None Required

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Body

WHEREAS, Chastain Park is a City of Atlanta regional park serving the needs of a large geographic area offering several picnic structures, a playground, baseball fields, trails and other amenities; and

 

WHEREAS, funding from the City of Atlanta, the Chastain Park Conservancy (CPC) and the PATH Foundation have already been used to design and construct a trail and bridge along Powers Ferry Road within Chastain Park as described in the 2003 Chastain Park Master Plan; and

 

WHEREAS, it is the goal of the City, the CPC and PATH to continue this trail system by extending it along the southside of West Wieuca Road from Powers Ferry Road to Lake Forest Road; and

 

WHEREAS, the CPA and PATH have been working on the design and architectural plan for the West Wieuca trail and have raised $83,480 for architectural and design services which will take into consideration infrastructure and parking for Chastain Park visitors; and

 

WHEREAS, the total cost of the design for the West Wieuca trail section is $103,480.00, therefore CPC and PATH are requesting that the City fund $20,000.00 to complete the design: and

 

WHEREAS, the Department of Parks and Recreation has a MOU with the Chastain Park Conservancy that allows the conservancy to manage and implement park improvement projects; and

 

WHEREAS, the Commissioner of Parks and Recreation supports the extension of the trail system along West Wieuca Road between Powers Ferry Road and Lake Forest Road and has funding available to fund the $20,000.00 needed to complete design and architectural services for this trail segment.

 

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA, GEORGIA, as follows:

 

SECTION 1:  That the Chief Financial Officer is authorized to remit payment to the Chastain Park Conservancy in an amount not to exceed twenty-thousand dollars and zero cents ($20,000.00) from the below listed accounts to help fund the design and architectural services for the West Wieuca Road trail between Powers Ferry Road and Lake Forest Road.

 

SECTION 2: That all payments shall be charged to and paid from the following:

7701(TRUST); 140106(PRC PARK DESIGN); 5212001(PROF. SERVICES); 6220000(PARKS AREAS); 600372(CHASTAIN PARK AMPHITHEATER); 69999(NON CAPITAL TRUST)

 

SECTION 3:  That all ordinances and parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed for purposes of this ordinance only, and only to the extent of the conflict.

 

 

 

Meeting History

Jun 19, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
draft Draft

REFERRED TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:REFERRED WITHOUT OBJECTION
Jun 27, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:FAVORABLE ON SUBSTITUTE [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Andre Dickens, Post 3 At-Large
SECONDER:Mary Norwood, Post 2 At-Large
AYES:Michael Julian Bond, Cleta Winslow, Mary Norwood, Joyce M Sheperd, Andre Dickens
ABSENT:Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Ivory Lee Young Jr.
Jul 5, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
draft Draft

ADOPTED SUBSTITUTE BY A ROLL CALL VOTE OF 12 YEAS; 0 NAYS

RESULT:ADOPTED ON SUBSTITUTE [12 TO 0]
AYES:Michael Julian Bond, Mary Norwood, Kwanza Hall, Ivory Lee Young Jr., Cleta Winslow, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Alex Wan, Howard Shook, Felicia A Moore, Clarence "C. T." Martin, Keisha Lance Bottoms, Joyce M Sheperd
ABSENT:Yolanda Adrean
AWAY:Andre Dickens, Carla Smith