eComments During Meetings: When available, click here to submit eComments during a live meeting | Attendees must register here to attend all virtual meetings.

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: 22-326    Version: 1 Name: Approval of Final Plans and Specifications and Authorization to Publish a Notice Inviting Bids for Jefferson Blvd Traffic Signal Communication Improvements between Duquesne Ave and Overland Ave
Type: Minute Order Status: Consent Agenda
File created: 9/21/2021 In control: City Council Meeting Agenda
On agenda: 10/25/2021 Final action:
Title: CC - Approval of Final Plans and Specifications and Authorization to Publish a Notice Inviting Bids for Jefferson Boulevard Traffic Signal Communication Improvements Project, between Duquesne Avenue and Overland Avenue (Part of Culver City Bus Signal Priority System WLAN Communications Equipment Installation)
Attachments: 1. Jefferson Blvd Specs Bid #2222
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
No records to display.
title
CC - Approval of Final Plans and Specifications and Authorization to Publish a Notice Inviting Bids for Jefferson Boulevard Traffic Signal Communication Improvements Project, between Duquesne Avenue and Overland Avenue (Part of Culver City Bus Signal Priority System WLAN Communications Equipment Installation)

body
Meeting Date: October 25, 2021

Contact Person/Dept: Hong Wang/Public Works
Phone Number: 310-253-5604

Fiscal Impact: Yes [] No [X] General Fund: Yes [] No [X]

Public Hearing: [] Action Item: [] Attachments: []

Commission Action Required: Yes [] No [] Date:

Public Notification: (E-Mail) Meetings and Agendas - City Council (10/20/2021);

Department Approval: Charles D. Herbertson, Director of Public Works/City Engineer (10/15/2021)
_____________________________________________________________________


RECOMMENDATION

Staff recommends the City Council approve the final plans and specifications and authorize the publication of a notice inviting bids for the construction of the Jefferson Boulevard Traffic Signal Communication Improvements Project, between Duquesne Avenue and Overland Avenue (part of Culver City Bus Signal Priority System WLAN Communications Equipment Installation).


BACKGROUND/DISCUSSION

The Bus Signal Priority System (BSP System) provides wireless signal priority to Transportation Department Buses at signalized intersections in the City to increase operational efficiency and travel time savings.

On September 9, 2019, the City Council approved a construction contract with Econolite Systems, Inc. in an amount not-to-exceed $290,941 for the Culver City Bus Signal Priority System WLAN communications Equipment Installation Project, which includes the installation and maintenance of the BSP System equipment in the public right-of-way. This project was completed in 2020.

However, due to the existing aging traffic signal communication, additional improvement is required to pro...

Click here for full text