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File #: 72384    Version: 1 Name: Amending the 2022 Adopted Operating Budget for the Planning Division
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/30/2022 In control: Department of Planning and Community and Economic Development
On agenda: 8/2/2022 Final action: 8/2/2022
Enactment date: 8/8/2022 Enactment #: RES-22-00549
Title: Amending the 2022 Adopted Operating Budget for the Planning Division to accept a $26,500 grant from the Certified Local Government Program and authorizing the Planning Division to retain a consultant to undertake the work pursuant to the terms of the grant
Sponsors: William Tishler

Fiscal Note

The proposed resolution amends the Planning Division’s 2022 adopted operating budget to accept a Certified Local Government grant award, which is administered by the National Park Service. The City will receive this award as a subgrant from the Wisconsin State Historic Preservation Office. The award will be used to survey known archaeological sites within the City. The grant will reimburse the City for 100% of expenses up to the award amount of $26,500. The final reimbursement request must be submitted on or before September 15, 2023. Planning’s 2022 operating budget will be amended to appropriate $26,500 within its purchased services budget supported by federal sources.

Title

Amending the 2022 Adopted Operating Budget for the Planning Division to accept a $26,500 grant from the Certified Local Government Program and authorizing the Planning Division to retain a consultant to undertake the work pursuant to the terms of the grant

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WHEREAS, the Common Council recognizes that the City of Madison contains buildings, structures, signs, features, improvements, sites, and areas that have significant architectural, archaeological, anthropological, historical, and cultural value; and

 

WHEREAS, the Common Council further recognizes that these historic resources represent the City's unique heritage, contribute to the health, prosperity, safety and welfare of the City's residents, and serve as a source of great interest to the City's residents and visitors; and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Madison has been awarded, on behalf of the Wisconsin Historical Society (WHS), a Certified Local Government (CLG) grant award from the Historic Preservation Fund, which is administered by the National Park Service (NPS); and

 

WHEREAS, the CLG grant will be used to support gathering an accurate and current inventory of known archaeological sites located in the City of Madison; and

 

WHEREAS, the award will reimburse 100% of expenses up to the grant amount of $26,500 with the final reimbursement being requested on or before September 15, 2023; and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Madison is committed to tell the full story of this place and the people who have called this area home since time immemorial as affirmed in the 2020 City of Madison Historic Preservation Plan; and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Madison is committee to collaboration with our tribal partners to ensure that City is engaging in proper stewardship of cultural resources located in the city.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the City of Madison Planning Division is authorized to accept the CLG grant and will meet the financial obligations necessary to fully and satisfactorily complete the project per WHS and NPS standards; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Planning Division is authorized to retain a consultant and the Planning Division Director is authorized to sign necessary contracts with the consultant and WHS on behalf of the City and to submit the required documentation as required by the grant program; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the City of Madison will comply with all local, state, and federal rules, regulations, and ordinances relating to this project and the cost-share agreement; and

 

BE IT FINALLY RESOLVED, that the 2022 Adopted Operating Budget is amended to appropriate $26,500 from federal sources in the Planning Division purchased service budget.