Section 103-428; Res. 148-02; Authorizing the Temporary Closure of a Portion of Garth Avenue between Broadway and Walnut Street and the Northern West Bound Lane of Broadway (Verizon)


Council Bill No.          R 148-02          

A RESOLUTION
authorizing the temporary closure of a portion of Garth Avenue between Broadway and Walnut Street and the northern west bound lane of Broadway.

    WHEREAS, Verizon has requested permission of the City to temporarily close  a portion of Garth Avenue between Broadway and Walnut Street and the northern west bound lane of Broadway to allow for the reconstruction of existing telephone facilities.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.  The City Council hereby authorizes Verizon to temporarily close a portion of Garth Avenue between Broadway and Walnut Street and the northern west bound lane of Broadway from August 12, 2002 to August 23, 2002.

    SECTION 2.  Verizon shall close streets only in accordance with the traffic control plan submitted and approved by the City’s Director of Public Works, a copy of which, marked Exhibit A, is attached to this resolution.  Verizon shall be responsible for all signs and barricades necessary for the protection and convenience of the general public.  Verizon shall be responsible for notifications to the media and emergency personnel.

    ADOPTED this 5th day of August, 2002.