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File #: 190537    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/9/2019 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 7/30/2019
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution authorizing City execution of an Agreement between the City of Milwaukee and the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District regarding the Kinnickinnic River Flood Management Project for an area abutting the Kinnickinnic River between South 6th and South 16th Streets, in the 12th and 14th Aldermanic Districts.
Sponsors: ALD. PEREZ
Indexes: AGREEMENTS, FLOOD CONTROL, MILWAUKEE METROPOLITAN SEWERAGE DISTRICT
Attachments: 1. MMSD_KK_River_Agreement 6th-16th.pdf
Number
190537

Version
ORIGINAL

Reference
171561

Sponsor
ALD. PEREZ

Title
Resolution authorizing City execution of an Agreement between the City of Milwaukee and the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District regarding the Kinnickinnic River Flood Management Project for an area abutting the Kinnickinnic River between South 6th and South 16th Streets, in the 12th and 14th Aldermanic Districts.

Analysis
This resolution authorizes City execution of an Agreement between the City of Milwaukee and the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District regarding the Kinnickinnic River Flood Management, in the 12th and 14th Aldermanic Districts, which Agreement includes, among other things, reconstruction of City-owned bridges, modifications to City-owned sewers, and modification to City-owned water mains.

Body
Whereas, The Kinnickinnic River flows through the City of Milwaukee, and currently has over 300 residential structures within the one percent annual probability floodplain; and

Whereas, The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) is undertaking the Kinnickinnic River Flood Management Project (Project) to expand the River Channel and replace the existing concrete-lined channel to a more naturalized stream design; and

Whereas, MMSD has acquired numerous residential structures between South 6th and South 16th Streets and has removed the structures and has performed certain improvements related to street and alley vacations; and

Whereas, MMSD’s work for this Project will involve removal and replacement of City-owned vehicle and pedestrian bridges to accommodate the expanded River Channel; and

Whereas, MMSD’s work for this Project will also require relocation of various City-owned sewer, lighting and other utility facilities; and

Whereas, The City desires to cooperate with MMSD to facilitate implementation of the Project; and

Whereas, MMSD the Agreement that has been submitted to this file establishing the respective duties and responsibilities of the...

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