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Sponsored by: Oates <br /> CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA <br /> RESOLUTION 2010 -094 <br /> A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SEWARD, <br /> ALASKA, ACCEPTING A REIMBURSABLE AIR MONITORING <br /> PROGRAM GRANT AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS TOTALING $16,000 <br /> WHEREAS, Council supported a community wide PM 10 air monitoring system to assess <br /> the City's air quality with Resolution 2010 -007; and <br /> WHEREAS, the City committed to providing site logistics support including: acquisition of <br /> the monitoring sites, power to each sampling site, year round safe site access and adequate security, <br /> dedicated site operators to facilitate sample collection, recordkeeping and shipping; and <br /> WHEREAS, at the City of Seward's request, the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium <br /> (ANTHC) agreed to provide funds to reimburse installation costs for an amount not to exceed $5,000 <br /> and for a year of the labor costs to remove, mail and replace the filters in each unit approximately <br /> every week for an amount not to exceed $9,150; and <br /> WHEREAS, the City of Seward will invoice ANTHC for the expenses covered by the grant <br /> in amounts less than $5,000; and <br /> WHEREAS, additional contingency funds for the installation, equipment and unforeseen <br /> labor costs will be transferred from the Community Development Department's Contracted Services <br /> Account; and <br /> WHEREAS, the City will arrange for the air monitor installation in compliance with Seward <br /> City Code Chapter 6.05 Incidental Minor Purchases; and <br /> WHEREAS, in order for ANTHC to fund the labor costs the City has agreed to partner with <br /> the Qutekcak Native Tribe to provide the personnel necessary to replace the filters in compliance <br /> with the Federal Reference Method for collection; and <br /> WHEREAS, ANTHC would also like to collaborate with the City to develop a report <br /> analyzing the year of data collected. <br /> NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY <br /> OF SEWARD, ALASKA that: <br /> Section 1. The City Council hereby accepts the reimbursable Air Monitor Program <br /> grant from the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium in the amount of $14,150 <br /> into account 101 - 0000 - 4680 -0900 to provide for the installation and collection costs. <br /> lbw <br />