An Ordinance of the City Council of Homer, Alaska, Amending the 2012 Operating Budget by Appropriating Up to $30,000 from the Parks and Recreation Depreciation Reserve Fund for the Relocation of the Mariner Park Driveway Access.
CITY OF HOMER
Public Works Director
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF HOMER, ALASKA, AMENDING THE 2012 OPERATING BUDGET BY APPROPRIATING UP TO $30,000 FROM THE PARKS AND RECREATION DEPRECIATION RESERVE FUND FOR THE RELOCATION OF THE MARINER PARK DRIVEWAY ACCESS.
WHEREAS, The location of the access drive into Mariner Park (from Homer Spit Road) has received complaints regarding safety. Its proximity to the highway curve to the south of the park entrance creates sight distance problems (see Memorandum 12-105); and
WHEREAS, Moving the park entrance to the north would increase sight distances for vehicles coming off the Spit and for those entering and exiting the park. The new location would also provide pedestrians with a safer corridor to cross the highway.
NOW, THEREFORE, THE CITY OF HOMER ORDAINS:
Section 1. The FY 2012 Operating Budget is hereby amended by appropriating not more than $30,000 from the Parks and Recreation Depreciation Reserve Fund for relocating the driveway access into Mariner Park.
Account No. Description Amount
156-385(Parks and Recreation Mariner Park Access Relocation $30,000
Depreciation Reserve Fund)
Section 2. This is a budget amendment ordinance, is not permanent in nature, and shall not be codified.
ENACTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF HOMER, ALASKA, this _____ day of July, 2012.
CITY OF HOMER
JAMES C. HORNADAY, MAYOR
JO JOHNSON, CMC, CITY CLERK
Reviewed and approved as to form:
Walt E. Wrede, City Manager Thomas F. Klinkner, City Attorney
Date: _____________________ Date: ________________________