BY COUNCILOR STAUBER:
The city council acknowledges the following:
(a) The U.S. department of transportation and the Minnesota department of transportation have made capital and operating funds available to the Duluth transit authority; and
(b) The Duluth transit authority has requested and the city of Duluth has committed the necessary local funding for the projects via the DTA’s levy; and
(c) The DTA has completed the necessary state and federal requirements.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Duluth City Council hereby approves the DTA request to accept operating grants and capital grants from the state of Minnesota and the federal government as per grants submitted for the years 2006 and 2007 and apply for state and federal funds in 2007.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution authorizes the city to accept various state and federal grants on behalf of the DTA.