An Ordinance of the City Council of Homer, Alaska, Accepting and Appropriating a Legislative Grant in the Amount of $100,000 for Dredging at the Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon. City Manager.
CITY OF HOMER
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF HOMER, ALASKA, ACCEPTING AND APPROPRIATING A LEGISLATIVE GRANT IN THE AMOUNT OF $100,000 FOR DREDGING AT THE NICK DUDIAK FISHING LAGOON.
WHEREAS, The Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon is filling in with sand and gravel and shallower depths are a contributing factor in the recent decline in survival rates for salmon smolt stocked by ADF&G; and
WHEREAS, The Fishing Lagoon provides important recreational and economic benefits to the community and restoring its productivity and salmon returns has been a top Capital Improvement Priority for the City in recent years; and
WHEREAS, In the spring of 2012, the City was awarded a Legislative Grant in the amount of $100,000 to restore the Lagoon to its original design depth and contours.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the City of Homer:
Section 1. The Homer City Council hereby accepts and appropriates a Legislative Grant in the amount of $100,000 to restore the Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon to its design depth and contours as follows:
Account No. Description Amount
151-779 Dredging / Nick Dudiak $100,000
Section 2. This ordinance is a budget amendment only, is not of a permanent nature, and shall not be codified.
ENACTED BY THE HOMER CITY COUNCIL this ___ day of ______________, 2012.
CITY OF HOMER
JAMES C. HORNADAY, MAYOR
JO JOHNSON, CMC, CITY CLERK
Reviewed and approved as to form:
Walt Wrede, City Manager Thomas F. Klinkner, City Attorney