BY PRESIDENT GILBERT:00-0229R
RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO SUBMIT, AND ACCEPT IF AWARDED, AN APPLICATION OF GRANT FUNDS FROM THE COASTAL MANAGEMENT ASSISTANCE GRANT PROGRAM IN AN AMOUNT OF $31,500 AND OBLIGATE CITY SHARE OF $13,500.
WHEREAS, the environmental advisory council has created the natural resources inventory committee which has developed a work plan for an environmental resources inventory for the city of Duluth in preparation for the creation of a comprehensive land use plan; and
WHEREAS, the city of Duluth is in the process of selecting a consultant to begin the process of developing the land use plan; and
WHEREAS, it is critical for natural resources information to be a basic data source for the plan; and
WHEREAS, the State of Minnesota, through the Minnesota department of natural resources, division of waters, administers financial assistance for coastal management purposes, through Minnesota's Lake Superior coastal program; and
WHEREAS, the city of Duluth desires financial assistance from the coastal management assistance program for the purpose of updating the wetlands inventory in the city.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to prepare and submit a grant application with the Minnesota department of natural resources in an amount of $31,500 federal share funding (70 percent).
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that
the city of Duluth does agree, upon the offer the grant, to obligate the
$13,500 from Fund 100, Org. 020, Obj. 1202 local share funding (30 percent)
required to satisfactorily complete the proposed project and become eligible
under the terms and conditions of the coastal management assistance grant
program. Such funds shall be deposited into from Fund 100, Ag. 020,
Org. 1202, Obj. 4230.