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File #: 27519    Version: 1 Name: 2012 Group Access Services
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/27/2012 In control: TRANSIT AND PARKING COMMISSION (ended 06/2018)
On agenda: 10/2/2012 Final action: 10/2/2012
Enactment date: 10/5/2012 Enactment #: RES-12-00780
Title: Authorizing the Mayor and the City Clerk to enter into an agreement with Dane County to provide Group Access Service for the City of Madison for the calendar year 2012.
Sponsors: Chris Schmidt
Fiscal Note
This agreement would allow Dane County to take advantage of State 85.20 transit funding received by Madison Metro Transit for provision of the portion of Group Access Services located in Madison. Dane County will provide an amount not to exceed  $ 178,535 of Highway Department funds and Metro Transit will provide an amount not to exceed
$ 155,000 of state 85.20 Operating Assistance funding. Funding for 2012 is included in the Transit Utility's Operating Budget. No impact on cost controls.
Title
Authorizing the Mayor and the City Clerk to enter into an agreement with Dane County to provide Group Access Service for the City of Madison for the calendar year 2012.
Body
WHEREAS, the City of Madison and Dane County cooperate on the funding of several special transportation programs, including Group Access Service for group transportation such as congregate meals, group shopping and adult daycare,  in the Metro Transit Service area; and
 
WHEREAS, the City of Madison is eligible to receive Section 85.20 (ยง85.20 Wis. Stats.) urban mass transit aids from the State of Wisconsin for eligible transit activities within the Madison Metro Transit service area; and
 
WHEREAS, Dane County's total anticipated net costs of Group Access Service for 2012 is $333,535 for service within the Metro Transit service area; and,
 
WHEREAS, Metro Transit will pass through to Dane County of State Section 85.20 funds with the remaining coming directly to Dane County from Highway Department funds;
 
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Mayor and the City Clerk are authorized to enter into an agreement with Dane County to provide for a pass-through of Section 85.20 funds not to exceed  $ 155,000 for the calendar year 2012.