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File #: BILL NO. 21-190    Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 1/4/2021 In control: City Council - Regular Session
On agenda: 9/21/2021 Final action: 9/21/2021
Title: An Ordinance approving a non-exclusive utility easement in favor of Evergy Inc. for electric energy and communication purposes on land generally located at 701 and 801 NE Main Street, a facility owned and operated by the Lee's Summit Water Utilities Department, and authorizing the Mayor to execute the same by and on behalf of the City. (PWC 9/13/21)
Sponsors: Public Works Admin & Engineering
Attachments: 1. Ordinance, 2. Easement Conveyance (Exhibit 1 to Ordinance), 3. Project Map
Related files: BILL NO. 20-28
Title
An Ordinance approving a non-exclusive utility easement in favor of Evergy Inc. for electric energy and communication purposes on land generally located at 701 and 801 NE Main Street, a facility owned and operated by the Lee's Summit Water Utilities Department, and authorizing the Mayor to execute the same by and on behalf of the City. (PWC 9/13/21)

Body
Issue/Request:
An Ordinance approving a non-exclusive utility easement in favor of Evergy Inc. for electric energy and communication purposes on land generally located at 701 and 801 NE Main Street, a facility owned and operated by the Lee's Summit Water Utilities Department, and authorizing the Mayor to execute the same by and on behalf of the City.


Key Issues:
? As approved under the FY22 Capital Improvement Plan, design is underway to improve Main Street from Chipman Road to Commerce Drive.

? The proposed roadway improvements include the necessity to relocate two Evergy power poles and associated guy wires outside of City right-of-way onto adjacent property owned by the City and managed by the Water Utilities Department at 701 and 801 NE Main Street.

? These relocations result in the need to convey two new utility easements for the benefit of Evergy, Inc. for purposes of access, construction, and maintenance.

? Section 4.4(d) of the Charter of the City of Lee's Summit, Missouri, requires the Mayor of the City of Lee's Summit, Missouri, to execute all documents and instruments conveying any interest in real property owned by the City of Lee's Summit.


Proposed Committee Motion:
I move to recommend to City Council approval of an Ordinance approving a non-exclusive utility easement in favor of Evergy Inc. for electric energy and communication purposes on land generally located at 701 and 801 NE Main Street, a facility owned and operated by the Lee's Summit Water Utilities Department, and authorizing the Mayor ...

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