DISCLAIMER

 

COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE


08-0334R


RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF A GRANT APPLICATION IN THE AMOUNT OF $10,000 TO DULUTH SUPERIOR AREA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR MATCHING FUNDS TO MODEL DULUTH’S CARBON EMISSIONS AND DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT A PLAN TO REDUCE SAME.

CITY PROPOSAL:

     WHEREAS, the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation administers financial assistance for community development purposes, and

     WHEREAS, the city of Duluth desires financial assistance from the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation grant program,

     NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, as follows:

     (a)  That the Duluth City Council approves of and supports the city administration in filing an application to Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation for financial assistance in the amount of $10,000 to model carbon emissions in the city of Duluth and develop and implement a plan to reduce these emissions,

     (b)  That the proper city officers are hereby authorized and directed to execute and file an application with the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation and to provide all information and documentation as required to become eligible for possible funding assistance;

     (c)  That the city of Duluth does agree to obligate the funds required to satisfactorily complete the proposed project and become eligible for reimbursement under the terms and conditions of the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation’s grant program; matching funds to come from the city’s Energy Management Fund 257.


ENERGY MANAGEMENT DIV

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution authorizes and supports the city’s application to Duluth Superior Area Community Foundations for matching funds to be used to develop a model carbon emissions in the city of Duluth and develop and implement a plan to reduce these emissions.