At tonight’s meeting, the City Council will consider approving a contract to complete the design work of the Hollywood Streetscape project.

The specific consultant scope of services includes surveying, 60% design development to determine final design elements and features and meetings with the community and City Council, 100% design development and preparation of construction drawings, plans and specifications, and cost estimates and the preparation of required permit applications and plans. Bidding and construction administration services were excluded, and the stream daylighting feasibility study was bid separately as an add alternate.

The total cost of the project is $275,020. Funding is available in the Hollywood Commercial Revitalization Project in the Capital Improvement Program.

Over $1,000,000 is available in FY2019 for design and construction of the project.

The scope of work will build upon the 30% design already. completed that includes the following: roadway upgrades, intersection improvements, protected bike lanes, site furnishings and landscaping along Rhode Island Avenue, traffic calming at Edgewood Road and Narragansett Parkway, intersection improvements at Rhode Island Avenue and Niagara Road, a pathway along Muskogee Street, removal of the first block of service roads north of Edgewood Road and replacement with parklets having sidewalk, site furnishings and landscaping, and a feasibility study to determine the costs and benefits of daylighting the piped stream in the Narragansett Parkway right-of-way.