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File #: 22-591   
Status: Agenda Ready
In control: Public Works - Traffic Engineering Division
On agenda: 5/24/2022 Final action:
Title: MOTION TO APPROVE Joint Participation Agreement between Broward County and the State of Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) for the maintenance, repairs and operation of School Zone Flashers and Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons (RRFBs) located on the State Highway System in Broward County, for a term of five years retroactively from Fiscal Year 2021/2022 to Fiscal Year 2025/2026, for a total maximum contribution by FDOT of $143,980 over the five years; and authorize Mayor and Clerk to execute same.
Indexes: Established Commission Goals
Attachments: 1. Exhibit 1 - Agreement
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Broward County Commission Regular Meeting
Director's Name: Trevor M. A. Fisher
Department: Public Works Division: Traffic Engineering

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Requested Action
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MOTION TO APPROVE Joint Participation Agreement between Broward County and the State of Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) for the maintenance, repairs and operation of School Zone Flashers and Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons (RRFBs) located on the State Highway System in Broward County, for a term of five years retroactively from Fiscal Year 2021/2022 to Fiscal Year 2025/2026, for a total maximum contribution by FDOT of $143,980 over the five years; and authorize Mayor and Clerk to execute same.

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Why Action is Necessary
Board of County Commissioners' approval is required to enter into legal Agreements with The Florida Department of Transportation.

What Action Accomplishes
Allows Broward County to be reimbursed for expenses associated with maintaining, repairing, and operating School Zone Flashers and Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons (RRFBs) located on the State Highway System in Broward County.

Is this Action Goal Related
Yes

Previous Action Taken
None

Summary Explanation/Background
THE PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT/TRAFFIC ENGINEERING DIVISION RECOMMENDS APPROVAL OF THE ABOVE MOTION.

This action supports the Commission's value of "cooperatively delivering an efficient and accessible regional intermodal transportation network," and the goal to "provide a safe, sustainable, integrated, and efficient transportation system to enhance Broward County's economy and livability," as well as the goal to "support the development, design, and construction of sustainable, multi-modal transportation facilities throughout the County, to meet the demands of residents, travelers, and businesses." The County's operation and maintenance of School Zone Flashing Beacons and RRFBs on the State Highway System allows for the implementation of 15 mph reduced school speed zones and aler...

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