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Sponsored by: Administration <br /> CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA <br /> RESOLUTION 2010 -054 <br /> A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SEWARD, <br /> ALASKA, APPROVE THE SEWARD AREA PUBLIC TRANSIT HUMAN <br /> SERVICES COMMUNITY COORDINATION PLAN FOR SUBMISSION TO <br /> THE ALASKA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND PUBLIC <br /> FACILITIES <br /> WHEREAS, the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) requires all recipients of federal grant <br /> money (Section 5310, JARC, New Freedom, others) to complete a Public Transportation <br /> Coordination Plan; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (ADOT &PF) <br /> has policies and procedures in place to meet FTA requirements, to effectively review grant <br /> applications, and to make reasonable grant awards; and <br /> WHEREAS, the City of Seward has previously qualified for and been awarded FTA money, <br /> and needs this Coordination to qualify for use of the awarded funds; and <br /> WHEREAS, the City of Seward, the Qutekcak Tribe, and other community partners have <br /> iftw <br /> engaged in a six -month planning process to arrive at a Public Transit Human Services Community <br /> Coordination Plan; and <br /> WHEREAS, approval of the Seward Area Public Transit Human Services Community <br /> Coordination Plan is an eligibility requirement to apply for future grant money; and <br /> WHEREAS, the City of Seward will further explore the outcome(s) of the Summer Shuttle <br /> (contracted to First Student for 2010) before pursuing any future grant monies; and <br /> WHEREAS, the City of Seward recognizes the benefits of public transportation for our local <br /> businesses and citizens and will continue to pursue this service to the extent funding is available; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Seward Area Public Transit Human Service Community Coordination Plan <br /> will now continue to the State level for adoption. <br /> NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY <br /> OF SEWARD, ALASKA that: <br /> Section 1. The City Council approves the Seward Area Public Transit Human Service <br /> Community Coordination Plan for submission. <br /> .,. Section 2. This resolution shall take effect immediately upon its adoption. <br />