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File #: 2020-0120    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Action
File created: 1/16/2020 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 2/11/2020 Final action:
Title: Commission District(s): All MARTA Resolution Approving the Fifteenth Amendment to the Rapid Transit Contract and Assistance Agreement
Attachments: 1. Resolution Approving the 15th Amendment to the RTCAA, 2. Letter - Michael L. Thurmond, 3. 15th Amendment 12122019

                                    

Public Hearing:  YES      NO                                                   Department: Board of Commissioners                                     

 

SUBJECT:

Title

Commission District(s): All

MARTA Resolution Approving the Fifteenth Amendment to the Rapid Transit Contract and Assistance Agreement

Body

 

Information Contact: Zachary L. Williams

Phone Number: (404) 371-2881

 

PURPOSE:

The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (“MARTA”) has previously entered into the Rapid Transit Contract and Assistance Agreement (“RTCAA”) with the City of Atlanta, DeKalb, Fulton and Clayton Counties.  MARTA and the local jurisdictions have previously made 14 amendments to the RTCAA as authorized by section 4(d) of the RTCAA.  The 15th Amendment would amend the contract and Engineering Report to provide for certain changes to the Engineering Report, the collection of additional half penny and extension of time for the collection of the full one penny MARTA tax.

 

NEED/IMPACT:

To authorize the Amendment of the RTCAA through the approval of the attached Resolution.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

Unknown at this time.

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

Approve the attached resolution and authorize the Chief Executive Officer to execute all necessary documents.