A Resolution of the City Council of Homer, Alaska, Authorizing the City Manager to Apply for and Accept Special Act Appropriations Project (SAAP) Funds in the Form of a Grant (45% Matching Requirement) in the Amount of $485,000 for the Purpose of Completing the Kachemak Drive (Phase II) Water & Sewer Improvements Project. City Manager/Public Works Director.
CITY OF HOMER
Public Works Director
A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF HOMER, ALASKA, AUTHORIZING THE CITY MANAGER TO APPLY FOR AND ACCEPT SPECIAL ACT APPROPRIATIONS PROJECT (SAAP) FUNDS IN THE FORM OF A GRANT (45% MATCHING REQUIREMENT) IN THE AMOUNT OF $485,000 FOR THE PURPOSE OF COMPLETING THE KACHEMAK DRIVE (PHASE II) WATER & SEWER IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT.
WHEREAS, The City has been identified as a recipient of a Special Act Appropriations Project (SAAP) congressional appropriation for use is completing a water and/or wastewater infrastructure project; and
WHEREAS, The City has been offered a SAAP grant in the amount of $485,000; and
WHEREAS, Projects that have already been started are eligible for reimbursement under the grant conditions; if contract procurement is in compliance with Federal Regulations (40 CFR Part 31) and have a complete NEPA environmental review; and
WHEREAS, The Kachemak Drive (Phase II) Water & Sewer Improvement Project appears to meet procurement and environmental review requirements; and
WHEREAS, EPA is expected to determine that the project is eligible to be funded by the SAAP grant; and
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the City Council of Homer, Alaska, authorizes the City Manager to make a formal EPA SAAP grant application and execute a grant agreement for the completion of the Kachemak Drive (Phase II) Water & Sewer Improvements Project in the amount of $485,000, 45% of which will be matched with Homer Accelerated Water and Sewer Program (HAWSP) funds; previously authorized for use on this project.
PASSED AND ADOPTED by the Homer City Council this 28th day of November, 2011.
CITY OF HOMER
MARY E. WYTHE, MAYOR PRO TEMPORE
JO JOHNSON, CMC, CITY CLERK
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