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File #: R-20-1   
Type: Resolution Status: In Council - Consent Agenda
File created: 1/22/2020 In control: City Council
Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Approving And Authorizing The Acceptance Of Grant Funds From The New Mexico State Highway And Transportation Department And Providing An Appropriation To The Parks And Recreation Department For Fiscal Years 2020 And 2021 (Benton, by request)
Attachments: 1. R-1
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
2/19/2020 City Council Accepted with a Recommendation Do Pass  Action details
2/10/2020 Finance & Government Operations Committee Sent to Council with a recommendation of Do PassPass Action details
1/22/2020 City Council Introduced and Referred  Action details
1/22/2020 President Referred  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY FOURTH COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. R-20-1 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Isaac Benton, by request


RESOLUTION
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Approving And Authorizing The Acceptance Of Grant Funds From The New Mexico State Highway And Transportation Department And Providing An Appropriation To The Parks And Recreation Department For Fiscal Years 2020 And 2021 (Benton, by request)
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WHEREAS, the City has as one of its goals to promote youth safety through the AMA-Wide Youth Bicycle/Pedestrian Safety Education Program through education on multi-modal transportation and proper use of infrastructure; and
WHEREAS, the Transportation Alternative Program (TAP) is a federal-aid cost reimbursement program that provides federal funding for programs and projects defined as transportation alternatives; and
WHEREAS, the New Mexico State Department of Transportation Stewardship and Oversight agreement with the Federal Highway Administration, New Mexico Division, is responsible for implementing TAP in New Mexico; and
WHEREAS, grant funds in the amount of $220,000 are available for this purpose for fiscal year 2020 and fiscal year 2021 from the New Mexico Department of Transportation; and
WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque is desirous of accepting these funds, which require a total cash match of $37,490 for fiscal year 2020 and fiscal year 2021 to support this project and is available in the General Fund Transfer to Operating Grants.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
Section 1. That the attached agreement for the Transportation Alternative Program Grant for an AMPA-Wide Youth Bicycle/Pedestrian Safety Education Program is hereby approved, and its acceptance and filing with the appropriate official or office is in all respects approved.
Section 2. That upon approval, funds in the amount of $263,280 consisting of $220,000 from the New Mexico Department of Transporta...

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