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File #: 161040    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 11/22/2016 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 1/18/2017
Effective date:    
Title: Substitute Resolution approving the design of the North 4th, Street pedestrian mall north of West Highland Avenue and south of West Juneau Avenue, in the 4th Aldermanic District.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: PEDESTRIAN AREAS
Attachments: 1. 161040 City Plan Commission Letter.pdf, 2. 4th St Pedestrian Plaza Design Guidelines.pdf, 3. DPW PRESENTATION
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
1/26/20171 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
1/18/20171 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass14:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
1/5/20171 PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Peter Feigin - Milwaukee Bucks Steve Morales - Rinka Chung Architecture Inc Mark Farhan - ICON Venue Group Atty. Mary Schanning - City Attorney's Office
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/5/20160 CITY PLAN COMMISSION RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION AND ASSIGNEDPass5:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
11/22/20160 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
161040

Version
SUBSTITUTE 1

Sponsor
THE CHAIR

Title
Substitute Resolution approving the design of the North 4th, Street pedestrian mall north of West Highland Avenue and south of West Juneau Avenue, in the 4th Aldermanic District.

Analysis
This resolution approves the design of the North 4th Street pedestrian mall as outlined in the plans included in this file.

Body
Whereas, By passage of Ordinance File No. 151444, the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee created Section 113-21 of the Milwaukee Code of Ordinances to establish the North 4th Street pedestrian mall between West Juneau Avenue to West Highland Avenue (the “Pedestrian Mall”), adjacent to the proposed new arena; and

Whereas, By approval of File No. 151748, the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee approved a lease (the “Lease”) between the City and the Wisconsin Center District (the “District”) for the Pedestrian Mall to allow the Pedestrian Mall to be developed into and used as a public plaza; and

Whereas, The Lease with the District permits the District to sublease the Pedestrian Mall to Deer District LLC, or its affiliate, under the same terms and conditions as contained in the Lease; and

Whereas, The Lease requires the design plans for the Pedestrian Mall to (1) be complimentary to and consistent with the design of the adjacent Bucks Arena and Live Block Plaza, (2) be consistent with the Design Guidelines (as defined in the Lease and attached to this File), (3) include appropriate transitions between the Pedestrian Mall and the open public rights-of-way directly north and south of it, (4) allow for the seamless flow of traffic around the Pedestrian Mall and (5) be approved by City’s Common Council before any improvements can be made to the Pedestrian Mall; and

Whereas, Deer District LLC, as the sub-lessee of the Pedestrian Mall, has prepared the designs for the Pedestrian Mall attached to this File and seeks the City’s approval pursuant to the Lease; now, therefo...

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