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File #: 68141    Version: 1 Name: Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into an agreement with the University of Wisconsin-Madison to control the contribution of pollutants in the storm sewer systems of and between the City of Madison and the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/28/2021 In control: Engineering Division
On agenda: 12/7/2021 Final action: 12/7/2021
Enactment date: Enactment #: RES-21-00782
Title: Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into an agreement with the University of Wisconsin-Madison to control the contribution of pollutants in the storm sewer systems of and between the City of Madison and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.(Citywide)
Sponsors: Grant Foster
Attachments: 1. 21_1026-Stormwater Management Agreement_v6.pdf

Fiscal Note

The proposed resolution authorizes an agreement with the University of Wisconsin-Madison to control the contribution of pollutants in the storm sewer systems. No appropriation is required.

Title

Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into an agreement with the University of Wisconsin-Madison to control the contribution of pollutants in the storm sewer systems of and between the City of Madison and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.(Citywide)

Body

WHEREAS, the City of Madison and the University of Wisconsin-Madison are both responsible for storm water conveyance and discharges within their respective jurisdictions pursuant to Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge System permit number WI-S058416-4 (hereinafter, “the Permit”).  On and around the University campus, the storm sewer systems of the City and the University are intermingled and it is necessary for the Parties to enter into an agreement that addresses their respective responsibilities over the storm water conveyance system and storm water discharges; and

 

WHEREAS, Sec. 66.0301, Wis. Stats., authorizes towns, villages, cities, and other governmental units and regional planning commissions to contract for the joint exercise of any power or duty required or authorized by a statute; and

 

WHEREAS, the City and the University agree that it would be to the mutual benefit of the parties, and consistent with their requirements under the Permit, to enter into an intergovernmental to control the contribution of pollutants from one municipal sewer system to the other.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Mayor and City Clerk are authorized to enter into an agreement with the University of Wisconsin-Madison to control the contribution of pollutants in the storm sewer systems of and between the City of Madison and the University of Wisconsin-Madison