(A resolution accepting a grant from the ODOT)
WHEREAS, the city council authorized the application for a grant from ODOT for funds to design and construct sidewalks and bike lanes on May Street between 17th and 30th Streets;
WHEREAS, the City has been awarded a grant of $500,000 for the project, subject to the conditions of the Walkway/Bikeway Project Agreement, as attached;
WHEREAS, the City has budgeted the receipt of the grant in the current year budget; and the match of $57,000 is in the public works budget;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Hood River City Council that:
1. The City Council accepts the grant of $557,000 from ODOT; and
2. The City Manager is authorized to submit the necessary request for the funding.
Approved by the Hood River City Council on the 28th day of October, 2013, to take effect immediately.
Arthur Babitz, Mayor
Jennifer Gray, City Recorder