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Sponsored ny: Oates <br />CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA <br />RESOLUTTON 2009-005 <br />A RESOLUTION OF TIIF. CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF <br />SEWARD, ALASKA, AUTHORIZING THE CITY MANAGER TO <br />APPLY FOR THE MUNICIPAL HARBOR FACILI'T'Y GRAM', <br />UTILIZING $I.5 MILLION IN F,XISTING PROJF,CT AND GRANT <br />FUNDS, AS THE REQUIRED MATCH <br />WHEREAS, the City Manager seeks to complete Phase III of the Harbor <br />Expansion Project; and <br />WHEREAS, the City Manager and the Harbormaster support the proposed <br />security (Z) Moat as a shared facility for the USCG Cutter Mustang, State Trooper <br />Vessel(s), National Park Service Vessel, and rapid-response fire and search and rescue <br />vessels; and <br />WHF,REAS, the current location of the USCG Cutter Mustang will not be <br />suitable for federal security regulations and will not be in the proximity of their shore <br />support building; and <br />... WHEREAS, it is in the interest of the City to pursue this project that will be an <br />added revenue source for the harbor and would not require further bonds to fund <br />construction; and <br />WHEREAS, the proposed 870 foot Security (Z) float currently has over half of <br />the funding needed for construction to begin in 2009 and by obtaining an award from the <br />Municipal Harbor Facility Grant program the project would be 92% funded. <br />NO«', THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF <br />THE CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA that: <br />Section 1. The Seward City Council approves utilizing the $I Million award from <br />the Denali Commission in conjunction with $465,000 from remaining harbor project <br />funds, as follows ($194,203 from 274-2741, $167,263.20 from 274-2743, and <br />$103,533.80 from 274-2744; all to the Z-Float State project account no. 274-2746-5390), <br />to apply fora $1,465,000.00 award from the Municipal Harbor Facility Grant program. <br />Section 2. The Seward City Council authorizes the City Manager to utilize $1 <br />Million from the Denali Commission grant account no 274-2745-3050 in conjunction <br />with $465,000 from funds 274 and 276 to provide $1,465,000 in matching funds for the <br />Municipal Harbor Facility grant application. <br />Section 3. This resolution shall take effect immediately upon its adoption. <br />