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RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL MEETING DATE: 06/05/2018 <br />AGENDA REPORT AGENDA HEADING: Consent Calendar <br /> <br />AGENDA DESCRIPTION: <br /> <br />Consideration and possible action to approve a Settlement Agreement with ABNY <br />General Engineering, Inc., for the termination of the ADA Access Improvements Fred <br />Hesse Park construction contract <br /> <br />RECOMMENDED ACTION: <br /> <br />(1) Approve the Settlement Agreement with ABNY General Engineering, Inc., for the <br />termination of the ADA Access Improvements Fred Hesse Park construction <br />contract. <br /> <br />FISCAL IMPACT: The settlement in the amount of $39,500.00 will be paid from the <br />General Fund. <br /> <br />Amount Budgeted: $0 <br />Additional Appropriation: $39,500 <br />Account Number(s): 101-400-2999-4703 <br /> <br />ORIGINATED BY: James Flannigan, Assistant Engineer <br />REVIEWED BY: Elias Sassoon, PE, Director of Public Works <br />APPROVED BY: Doug Willmore, City Manager <br /> <br />ATTACHED SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS: <br /> <br />A. Settlement Agreement with ABNY General Engineering, Inc. (page A-1) <br /> <br /> <br />BACKGROUND AND DISCUSSION: <br /> <br />The approval of this settlement agreement will allow the City to terminate a construction <br />contract with ABNY General Engineering, Inc. (ABNY). <br /> <br />On June 20, 2017, the City executed a construction contract with ABNY for bringing the <br />bathrooms, doorways, parking, walkways, and kitchen counters at Hesse Park into <br />compliance with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in the <br />amount of $367,460.90. The project design was completed by Creative Design <br />Associates. ABNY subsequently completed the exterior work initially in the amount of <br />$199,547.11. <br /> <br />During construction, the City’s current Public Works Director, who is well versed in ADA <br />compliance, made an on-site inspection of the interior work and noted that all of the <br />interior items—a subtotal of $167,913.79—were already ADA compliant. At the <br />1