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CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA <br />PORT AND COMMERCE ADVISORY BOARll <br />RESOLUTION NO. 99-002 <br />A RESOLUTION OF ri'HE CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA, PORT AND <br />COMMERCE ADVISORY BOARD, RECOMMENDING THE CITY SEEK <br />STATEWIDE TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROJECT FUNDS <br />IN SUPPORT OF THE SEWARD SHIP'S DRYDOCK SHIP REPAIR <br />FACILITY <br />WHEREAS, Seward Ship's Drydock is one of two such facilities in the State; and <br />WHEREAS, this facility is owned by, and is an asset to, the City, operated by Seward Slup's <br />Drydock under a Maintenance and Operating Agreement; and <br />WHEREAS, unlike the other facility, Seward Ship's Drydock operates unsubsidized and <br />therefore at a disadvantage when competing for contracts; and <br />WHEREAS, this facility is an important part of Seward's Marine Industrial Center and <br />economy; and <br />WHEREAS, continuing support and development of this facility and industry is vital to the <br />economic interest of Seward; and <br />r WHEREAS, assistance in expansion and improvement of this facility would enhance <br />economic development and provide increased employment; and <br />WHEREAS, Statewide Transportation Improvement Project Funds have been disbursed to <br />similar projects within the state; <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, THF. CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA, <br />PORT AND COMMERCE ADVISORY BOARD RECOMMENDS that: <br />Section 1. The City Council support funding from the Statewide Transportation <br />Improvement Project Funds for development and expansion of the Seward Ship's Drydock ship repair <br />facility. <br />PASSED AND APPROVED by the City of Seward, Alaska, Port and Commerce Advisory <br />Board this 7th day of April, 1999. <br />TIIE CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA. <br />.~- <br />.~ ~ ~ <br />Ron L ng, Chairman <br />