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File #: R-21-201   
Type: Resolution Status: Enacted
File created: 9/20/2021 In control: City Council
Final action: 10/4/2021
Enactment date: 10/18/2021 Enactment #: R-2021-071
Title: Approving Submittal Of Grant Applications By The Parks And Recreation Department To The New Mexico Finance Authority, Water Trust Board And Providing An Appropriation To The Parks And Recreation Department For Fiscal Year 2022 (Benton, Davis, Sena, by request)
Attachments: 1. R-201, 2. R-201Enacted
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
10/18/2021 City Clerk Published  Action details
10/15/2021 Mayor Signed by the Mayor  Action details
10/7/2021 City Council Sent to Mayor for Signature  Action details
10/4/2021 City Council Accepted with a Recommendation Do Pass (Immediate Action)  Action details
10/4/2021 City Council PassedPass Action details
9/27/2021 Finance & Government Operations Committee Sent to Council for Immediate ActionPass Action details
9/27/2021 Finance & Government Operations Committee Sent to Council with a recommendation of Do PassPass Action details
9/20/2021 City Council Introduced and Referred  Action details
9/20/2021 President Referred  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY FOURTH COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. R-21-201 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Isaac Benton, Pat Davis, Lan Sena, by request

RESOLUTION
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Approving Submittal Of Grant Applications By The Parks And Recreation Department To The New Mexico Finance Authority, Water Trust Board And Providing An Appropriation To The Parks And Recreation Department For Fiscal Year 2022 (Benton, Davis, Sena, by request)
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APPROVING SUBMITTAL OF GRANT APPLICATIONS BY THE PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT TO THE NEW MEXICO FINANCE AUTHORITY, WATER TRUST BOARD AND PROVIDING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE
PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2022.
WHEREAS, water is New Mexico's most precious natural resource; and
WHEREAS, water conservation is extremely important for the City of Albuquerque in general; and
WHEREAS, the Parks and Recreation Department has an ongoing program to update aging irrigation systems and improve efficient water use and water conservation at City parks and recreation facilities; and
WHEREAS, the Parks and Recreation Department plans to submit grant applications to the Water Trust Board of the New Mexico Finance Authority that seek funds for high priority irrigation renovations and water conservation projects at Phil Chacon Park, Netherwood Park, and Ladera Golf Course; and
WHEREAS, completion of these projects will save millions of gallons of water annually in the State of New Mexico's largest metropolitan area; and
WHEREAS, the grant applications require a Resolution from the appropriate governing body regarding such applications.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
Section 1. That the City Council authorizes and approves submittal of these grant applications and urges the Water Trust Board to act favorably on the requests.
Section 2. That in the event a grant(s) is awarded, the funds are hereby appropriated to the P...

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