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MWD Emergency Connection


Bid Documents:

NOTICE INVITING SEALED BIDS
SIERRA MADRE - MWD EMERGENCY CONNECTION/CITY REACH

SPECIFICATION NO. 1, PROJECT NO. 13-01
IN THE CITY OF SIERRA MADRE, CALIFORNIA

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Sierra Madre as AGENCY, invites sealed bids for the above stated project and will receive such bids in the office of the City Clerk, 232 W. Sierra Madre Boulevard, Sierra Madre, California, 91024 up to the hour of 9:00 a.m., on Wednesday the 30th day of January, 2013 in the Sierra Madre City Hall Council Chambers.

Urban Forest Management Plan

The City of Sierra Madre has received a grant toward the creation of the City's first Urban Forest Management Plan

The City places a high value on its tree canopy. The City is seeking professional services from an experienced Consulting Arborist (certified by the International Society of Arboriculture or the American Society of Consulting Arborists) to write an Urban Forest Management Plan. The selected consultant will work closely with the City’s Tree Advisory Commission and City Staff in preparing this document. Please contact Public Works staff at 626-355-7135 for more information. The proposals are due at 10am on Monday, February 4, 2013.

Tree Advisory Commission Construction Application Packet

Often in construction projects, it is discovered that one of our city's four protected trees might be at risk during the process. Such construction projects are referred to the Tree Advisory Commission before a building permit is issued.

The Tree Advisory Commission Construction Application Packet documents and forms are linked below.


Municpal Code, Chapter 12.20 Tree Preservation and Protection, to view the Tree Preservation Ordinance.

The Tree Advisory Commission reviews the project, discusses the measures taken to protect the trees, and decides on mitigation if anything should happen to the trees. Please contact Public Works for further information on the process and necessary forms.

Streets

The City of Sierra Madre's streets and sidewalks are maintained by the Street Maintenance Division of the Public Works Department. The Department strives to maintain the City's streets and sidewalks by providing fast and reliable service to the residents of Sierra Madre. The Street Maintenance Division continues to improve and maintain the City's streets through the City's ongoing street rehabilitation project.

The City also provides a Sidewalk Improvement Partnership Program. Residents who are interested in this program should contact the Public Works Department at 626-355-7135.