No. 00.05 Page -11-
Toll Road Authority
Request for approval of a change in contract with Intermec Technologies Corporation to add four technicians to the maintenance services contract for toll collections equipment, resulting in an addition of $322,272 to the contract amount (00451).
Request for approval of the Westpark Tollway schematic plan for traffic to travel from State Highway 6 to the intersection of Richmond Avenue and Post Oak Boulevard at an approximate cost of $326,000,000.
Request for authorization to negotiate with certain engineering consultants for design services in connection with the Westpark Tollway project.
Recommendation that the award for the authority's Meadowfern office parking lot expansion be made to Asphalt Paving, Inc., in the amount of $75,769 and for the County Judge, County Clerk, and County Auditor to take necessary actions relating to the award.
Request for authorization to advertise for bids for construction of a screen wall for the airport connector project at an approximate cost of $124,250.
Request for approval of an amendment to an agreement with the Texas Department of Transportation to allocate $2,000,000 in additional federal funds for the congestion mitigation and air quality program on the Beltway 8 direct connector to Hardy Toll Road.
Request for authorization for an employee to attend an engineering and design conference March 25-29 in Savannah at an approximate cost of $1,577.
Request for approval of orders authorizing acceptance of payments in connection with settlement of damages to county equipment and property in the total amount of $12,352 and six workers compensation recoveries in the total amount of $17,800; settlement of three tort claims in the total amount of $1,944; denial of nine claims for damages; and transmittal of claims for damages received during the period which ended February 29.
Request for authorization for two employees to attend a career fair of the University of Texas-Houston Health Science Center April 13 in Houston at no cost to the county.
Request for authorization for two employees to attend a job fair of the Success Institute of Business April 12 in Houston at no cost to the county.
d. Request for authorization for two employees to attend a Gulf Coast Careers job fair April 13 and job placement workshops March 20 and April 3 and 17 in Houston at no cost to the county.