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File #: 56508    Version: 1 Name: EDD 2019 Capital Budget Amendment / EPA Brownfield's Grant
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/27/2019 In control: Economic Development Division
On agenda: 7/16/2019 Final action: 7/16/2019
Enactment date: 7/22/2019 Enactment #: RES-19-00536
Title: Amending the 2019 Adopted Operating Budget for the Economic Development Division - Office of Business Resources to accept a $300,000 EPA Brownfields Site Assessment Grant, authorizing Mayor and City Clerk to execute a grant agreement with the EPA, and authorizing staff to prepare and issue an RFP to hire an environmental consultant to complete the work contemplated by the grant.
Sponsors: Shiva Bidar, Samba Baldeh
Attachments: 1. EPA Brownfields 300000 City of Madison Congratulatory Letter 2019 TGO.pdf, 2. EPA Brownfields 300000 Grant Submission 2018 TGO.pdf
Fiscal Note
The proposed resolution authorizes acceptance of a $300,000 EPA Brownfields Site Assessment Grant and amending the 2019 Adopting Operating Budget. The grant award with be deposited into the Other Grants fund and the Economic Development Division - Office of Business Resources budget will be amended as follows:
· ($300,000) Intergovernmental Revenue
· $294,000 Consulting Services
· $ 4,000 Travel/Training
· $ 2,000 Supplies

No additional City appropriation is required.
Title
Amending the 2019 Adopted Operating Budget for the Economic Development Division - Office of Business Resources to accept a $300,000 EPA Brownfields Site Assessment Grant, authorizing Mayor and City Clerk to execute a grant agreement with the EPA, and authorizing staff to prepare and issue an RFP to hire an environmental consultant to complete the work contemplated by the grant.
Body
WHEREAS, The City has applied for and has been awarded a $300,000 EPA Assessment grant to fund the inventory, environmental assessment, and remediation planning for brownfield properties throughout the City; and

WHEREAS, the City has been awarded a $300,000 grant from the EPA to undertake this work and there needs to be a budget established for this project.

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the 2019 Adopted Operating Budget is amended to appropriate $300,000 from an EPA Brownfields Site Assessment Grant in the Economic Development Division - Office of Business Resources revenue, supplies, and purchased services budget; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Mayor and City Clerk are authorized to execute a grant agreement and related documents with the EPA for the use of these grant funds; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that City staff is authorized to prepare and release a Request For Proposals to use the grant funding to hire an environmental consultant to complete the inventory and ranking summary of sites, incorporate data into GPS, conduct community engagement activities, obtain acces...

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