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  County Administrator's Report     17. 15.    
BCC Regular Meeting Budget & Finance Consent  
Meeting Date: 10/20/2016  
Issue:    Acceptance of Real Property for Road Right-of-Way on Tara Dawn Circle
From: Joy D. Blackmon, P.E.
Department: Public Works  
CAO Approval:

RECOMMENDATION:
Recommendation Concerning the Acceptance of Real Property for Road Right-of-Way on Tara Dawn Circle - Joy D. Blackmon, P.E, Public Works Department Director

That the Board take the following action concerning the acceptance of the donation of real property for road right-of-way on Tara Dawn Circle from SunTrust Bank (the successor by merger with Sun Bank/West Florida, National Association):

A. Authorize staff to negotiate and resolve any matters related to or associated with the acceptance of the property, via donation, for road right-of-way on Tara Dawn Circle from SunTrust Bank (the successor by merger with Sun Bank/West Florida, National Association);

B. Authorize the payment of documentary stamps because the property is being donated for governmental use, which is for road right-of-way, and the County benefits from the acceptance of the property because it facilitates the construction and maintenance of paving and drainage systems for use by the citizens of Escambia County;

C. Authorize the payment of incidental expenditures associated with the recording of documents; and

D. Authorize the Chairman or Vice Chairman to accept the Quit Claim Deed as of the day of delivery of the Quit Claim Deed to the Chairman or Vice Chairman, and authorize the Chairman or Vice Chairman to acknowledge the Board's acceptance at that time.

[Funding:  Funds for incidental expenses associated with recording of documents are available in an Engineering Escrow Account accessed by the Escambia County Clerk's Office.]
BACKGROUND:
Tara Dawn Circle is the entrance into Maple Oaks Subdivision, located off Ten Mile Road. In order to improve traffic mobility, a left turn lane from Maple Oaks Subdivision to Ten Mile Road is necessary. Currently, the entrance has two lanes, one in and one out, which are divided by a median. The median is currently owned by SunTrust Bank and the bank has agreed to donate it to the County to help with the intersection improvements. Once the project is completed, motorists will have right and left turn lane options from Tara Dawn Circle onto Ten Mile Road.
BUDGETARY IMPACT:
Funds for incidental expenses associated with recording of documents are available in an Engineering Escrow Account accessed by the Escambia County Clerk's Office.
LEGAL CONSIDERATIONS/SIGN-OFF:
The Quit Claim Deed was approved as to form and legal sufficiency by Stephen West, Assistant County Attorney.
PERSONNEL:
All work associated with this request is being done in-house and no additional staff is required.
POLICY/REQUIREMENT FOR BOARD ACTION:
Upon Board approval, County Staff will proceed in compliance with Section 46-139 of the Escambia County Code of Ordinances.
IMPLEMENTATION/COORDINATION:
Upon Board approval, the Quit Claim Deed will be recorded in the public records of Escambia County, Florida.

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