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Sponsored by: Hunt <br />CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA <br />RESOLUTION 2016-070 <br />A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SEWARD, <br />ALASKA, ACCEPTING GRANT FUNDS FROM THE KENAI PENINSULA <br />BOROUGH IN THE AMOUNT OF $50,000, FOR BEACH EROSION, BANK <br />STABILIZATION AND REVETMENT, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS <br />WHEREAS, recent winter storms have resulted in Seward's waterfront experiencing erosion <br />and undermining of portions of the beach, loss of vegetation, rip rap and fill, and undermining <br />portions of the Lowell Point Road and the bike path; and <br />WHEREAS, the City hired R&M Consultants, Inc. to survey the damage resulting from <br />these storms, resulting in a City of Seward Beach Erosion Engineering Survey and Permitting <br />document which makes recommendations for bank stabilization and forms the basis for upcoming <br />repair efforts; and <br />WHEREAS, at its board meeting of July 11, 2016, the Seward Bear Creek Flood Service <br />Area Board of Directors unanimously approved a recommendation to fund this project, which was <br />ratified by Kenai Peninsula Borough Authorizing Ordinance 02016-19; and <br />WHEREAS, the grant requires work to be completed by June 30, 2017. <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY <br />OF SEWARD, ALASKA that: <br />Section 1. The City Manager is hereby authorized to accept Kenai Peninsula Borough grant <br />funds authorized by Kenai Peninsula Borough Authorizing Ordinance 02016-19 and purchase order <br />#62891, in the amount of $50,000, for the purpose of supplementing the bank stabilization project. <br />Section 2. The grant agreement between the City of Seward and the Kenai Peninsula <br />Borough as attached hereto in substantial form is hereby affirmed. <br />Section 3. Funds in the amount of $50,000 are hereby appropriated from borough grant <br />account no. 30071-0000-4253 to contracted services account no. 30071-0000-7009. <br />Section 4. This resolution shall take effect immediately upon adoption. <br />PASSED AND APPROVED by the City Council of the City of Seward, Alaska, this 24d, <br />day of October, 2016. <br />1 <br />