County/Route/Section D02-New US24 Haul Roads
following is an ordinance enacted by the Village of Grand Rapids, Wood
County, Ohio, hereinafter referred to as the Local Public Agency (LPA), in
the matter of the stated described project.
SECTION I - Project
WHEREAS, the LPA/STATE has
identified the need for the described project:
The resurfacing of Henry-Wood County Line Road (CR-1) from
corp limit to SR-65, a distance of about 0.58 mile, and the resurfacing of
Wapakoneta Road (CR-189) from corp limit to SR-65, a distance of about 1.01
NOW THEREFORE, be it
ordained by the Village of Grand Rapids, Ohio,
SECTION II - Consent Statement
Being in the public interest, the LPA gives consent to the
Director of Transportation to complete the above described project.
SECTION III - Cooperation
The LPA shall cooperate with the Director of Transportation in the above
described project as follows:
1. The LPA will assume and bear one hundred percent (100%)
of the total cost of any features requested by the LPA which are not
necessary for the project as determined by the State and/or the Federal
2. The LPA consents to having the State acquire all
necessary rights of way for the subject project in the name of the LPA.
3. The LPA agrees, upon completion of the project, to own
and maintain all those portions of the project under its jurisdiction.
4. The State agrees to be the lead agency and to administer
all phases of the project.
SECTION IV - Utilities and
The LPA agrees that all existing street and public way
right-of-way within the jurisdiction of the LPA which is necessary for the
described project shall be made available therefor. The LPA further agrees
that any right-of-way acquired by said LPA on behalf of the described
project shall be acquired and/or made available in accordance with current
State and Federal regulations.
The LPA agrees that all utility accommodation, relocation
and reimbursement will comply with the current provisions of 23 CFR 645 and
the ODOT Utilities Manual.
SECTION V - Maintenance
Upon completion of the Project, and unless otherwise agreed,
the LPA shall:
1) provide adequate maintenance for those portions of the Project under the
jurisdiction of the LPA in accordance with all applicable state and federal
law, including, but not limited to, Title 23, U.S.C., Section 116;
2) provide ample financial provisions, as necessary, for the
maintenance of those portions of the Project under its jurisdiction;
3) maintain the right-of-way, keeping it free of
obstructions; and 4) hold said right-of-way inviolate for public highway
SECTION VI - Authority to
The Village Administrator, of said Village is hereby
empowered on behalf of the Village to enter into contracts with the Director
of Transportation necessary to complete the above described project.
This ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency measure
to expedite the highway project(s) and to promote highway safety. Following
appropriate legislative action, it shall take effect and be in force
immediately upon its passage and approval, otherwise it shall take effect
and be in force from and after the earliest period allowed by law.
Passed: ___April 23, 2012______________