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File #: 091372    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Placed On File
File created: 2/9/2010 In control: ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
On agenda: Final action: 5/25/2010
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution temporarily suspending razing and demolition activities funded by NSP Phase 1 and 2 until the Department of Neighborhood Services has made modifications in bidding requirements allowing for deconstruction activities.
Sponsors: ALD. BAUMAN, ALD. BOHL
Indexes: AMERICAN RECOVERY AND REINVESTMENT ACT, RECYCLING, SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL
Attachments: 1. Fiscal Note, 2. Hearing Notice List
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
5/25/20100 COMMON COUNCIL PLACED ON FILEPass14:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
5/18/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR PLACING ON FILE

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Art Dahlberg, Department of Neighborhood Services Tom Mishefske, Department of Neighborhood Services
Pass4:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
5/12/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
4/27/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIR

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Art Dahlberg, Department of Neighborhood Services Tom Mishefske, Department of Neighborhood Services
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
4/19/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
4/19/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
4/7/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIR

Minutes note: Individual appearing: Art Dahlberg, Department of Neighborhood Services
Pass4:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
3/31/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
3/19/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIR

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Art Dahlberg, Department of Neighborhood Services Thomas Mishefske, Department of Neighborhood Services
Pass4:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
3/11/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
3/11/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
3/11/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
2/23/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIR

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Art Dahlberg, Department of Neighborhood Services Linda Burke, City Attorney's Office Steven Mahan, Community Development Grant Administration Ald. Wade at the table at 9:16 a.m. Ald. Bauman says that it would be appropriate to hold it to the call of the chair.
Pass4:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
2/17/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
2/17/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
2/17/20100 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
2/9/20100 CITY CLERK Sponsor added

Minutes note: Ald. Bohl added as sponsor.
   Action details Meeting details Not available
2/9/20100 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TOPass13:2 Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
091372
Version
ORIGINAL
Reference

Sponsor
ALD. BAUMAN and ALD. BOHL
Title
Resolution temporarily suspending razing and demolition activities funded by NSP Phase 1 and 2 until the Department of Neighborhood Services has made modifications in bidding requirements allowing for deconstruction activities.
Analysis
This resolution temporarily suspends razing and demolition activities which are funded by NSP Phase 1 and 2, until the Department of Neighborhood Services has developed a pilot program for building recycling (deconstruction) that would be funded by the NSP Phase 1 and 2 demolition funds. Included in these modifications are bonding and insurance requirements as well as any other provisions which impede or discourage deconstruction activities. Two exceptions are made to the temporary suspension: executed contracts where the city has sent the contractor a notice to proceed, and demolition necessitated by emergency circumstances.
Body
Whereas, The City of Milwaukee has received $1,312,500 for demolition of foreclosed homes and blighted properties in target areas through the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2009, known as NSP Phase 1 funds; and

Whereas, A portion of the NSP Phase 1 home demolition money was ear-marked for deconstruction activities; and

Whereas, No deconstruction activities have taken place due to the bidding requirements, including bonding and insurance, of the City’s Department of Neighborhood Services; and

Whereas, An additional $2,012,000 has been awarded to the City for demolition as part of the National Economic Stimulus Package, known as NSP Phase 2; and

Whereas, These additional funds offer further opportunities for deconstruction projects; and

Whereas, Deconstruction projects allow for reclamation and recycling of building materials as opposed to adding to land fill, as well as creating job training opportunities; now, therefore, be it

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee that razing and ...

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