City of Albuquerque
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File #: R-19-177   
Type: Resolution Status: In Committee
File created: 8/5/2019 In control: Finance & Government Operations Committee
Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Approving And Authorizing The Filing Of A Grant Application For A Clean Diesel Grant With The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency And Providing An Appropriation To The Environmental Health Department In Fiscal Year 2020 (Benton, by request)
Attachments: 1. R-177
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY-THIRD COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. R-19-177 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Isaac Benton, by request


RESOLUTION
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Approving And Authorizing The Filing Of A Grant Application For A Clean Diesel Grant With The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency And Providing An Appropriation To The Environmental Health Department In Fiscal Year 2020 (Benton, by request)
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WHEREAS, the Environmental Health Department has a performance measure that it will protect and enhance air quality for current and future generations and thereby protect public health, economic well-being and aesthetic values for the community (Bernalillo County); and
WHEREAS, the operation of the Air Quality Programs of the Environmental Health Department provides the technical means of accomplishing these goals; and
WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque is desirous of applying for these federal funds for which there is a seventy-five percent (75%) match requirement; and
WHEREAS, Congress has provided the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency with special funding to address special projects designed to enhance public health by reducing air pollution.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
Section 1. That the attached application for the Clean Diesel Grant in the amount of $3,638,785 for the period of July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2021, is hereby approved and its submission and filing with the appropriate official or office of the Environmental Protection Agency is in all respects approved.
Section 2. That in the event that the grant is awarded, federal funds from the Environmental Protection Agency in the amount of $909,697 is hereby appropriated to the Environmental Health Department in the Operating Grants Fund, Fund 265, for Fiscal Year 2020. Existing funds from Parks and Recreation Department Fund 305 (7557050) and Solid Waste Management Division Fund 653 (5428211) will be utilized for the 7...

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