AGENDA ITEM #3D
OFFICE OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE
May 16, 2014
Special Capital Improvements Project Legislation
Wheaton Library and Community Recreation Center (p361202)
accordance with Section 302 ofthe County Charter and Section 20-1 of the
Montgomery County Code, I
forwarding the attached Special Capital Improvements Project
Legislation Authorization and Legislative Request Report for Wheaton Library and Community
Recreation Center (p361202).
request is necessary because the local cost of the above project now exceeds
.the FY15 Special Capital Improvements Project Legislation threshold of $13,621,000 as set by
Executive Order. The purpose of the project is set forth below.
The Wheaton Library and Community Recreation Center provides for the
development of a combined facility to include a new Wheaton Library, Wheaton Community
the Charles W. Gilchrist Center for Cultural Diversity.
recommend prompt passage ofthis legislation so as to advance this project.
c: Parker Hamilton, Director, Department of Public Libraries
Gabriel Albomoz, Director, Department of Recreation
Bonnie Kirkland, Assistant Chief Administrative Officer
Jennifer A. Hughes, Director, Office ofManagement and Budget
Jeffrey Bourne, Deparbnent of Recreation
Gale, Deparbnent of Public Libraries
Lopez van Balen, Director, Mid-County Regional Services Center