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File #: 151752    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 3/29/2016 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 4/15/2016
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution approving a 2016 Three-Year Harbor Statement of Intentions for the Port of Milwaukee
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: PORTS
Attachments: 1. Cover Letter, 2. Statement of Intention

Number

151752

Version

Original

 

Reference

 

Sponsor

THE CHAIR

Title

Resolution approving a 2016 Three-Year Harbor Statement of Intentions for the Port of Milwaukee

 

Analysis

The Wisconsin Dept. of Transportation, in accords with State Rules, requires a Statement of Project Intentions from Local units of government intending to apply for State aid for harbor-related work of benefit to commercial transportation within the next three years.

 

Body

Whereas, The Three-Year Harbor Statement of Intentions attached to this resolution describes proposed improvements which are in the best interest of the Port of Milwaukee, City of Milwaukee; and

 

Whereas, The Port of Milwaukee has carefully reviewed the estimated project costs, funding sources, physical location and alternatives to the proposed projects; and

 

Whereas, This Three-Year Harbor Statement of Intentions is used by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation for planning purposes only and is not a petition for State aid; and

 

Whereas, The Board of Harbor Commissioners approved the Three-Year Harbor Statement of Intentions at its meeting on February 11, 2016; and

 

Whereas, All projects included in the three-year program are contingent upon future Common Council approval of each project prior to proceeding with the project; now, therefore be it

 

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee that said Common Council hereby ratifies and approves the Three-Year Harbor Statement of Intentions by and through its Board of Harbor Commissioners.

 

Requester

Port of Milwaukee

 

Drafter

Lawrence E. Sullivan

3/18/2016