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File #: 200192.    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Staff Recommendation Status: Passed
File created: 8/5/2020 In control: City Manager
On agenda: 9/3/2020 Final action: 9/3/2020
Title: Transit Services Agreement with Alachua County Board of County Commissioners (B) This item is a request to authorize the City Manager to execute the Transit Services Agreement for FY21 between the City of Gainesville Regional Transit System (RTS) and the Alachua County Board of County Commissioners (BoCC).
Attachments: 1. 200192A_Draft FY21 County Transit Agreement_20200903

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Transit Services Agreement with Alachua County Board of County Commissioners (B)

 

This item is a request to authorize the City Manager to execute the Transit Services Agreement for FY21 between the City of Gainesville Regional Transit System (RTS) and the Alachua County Board of County Commissioners (BoCC).

 

Explanation

The Agreement between the Regional Transit System (RTS) and the Alachua County Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) for RTS to provide transit services to residents and visitors in the surrounding urbanized area expires on September 30, 2020.  The City and County have negotiated a new Agreement for the period of October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021, for transit services, subject to funding and written consent of both parties.

 

The existing services will be continued in the FY21 agreement with minor modifications. The negotiated service rate for regular service was $67.25 per hour in FY20 and will be $68.36 per hour in FY21.

 

The annual amount of the FY20 Transit Services Agreements totaled $1,022,772 in revenue from the County.

 

Fiscal Note

For the FY21 Transit Services Agreement RTS will receive $1,056,426 of revenue from the BoCC made in quarterly payments.

 

Recommendation

The City Commission authorize the City Manager or his designee to execute the Transit Services Agreement with Alachua County Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) for the period of October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021, subject to approval by the City Attorney as to form and legality.

 




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