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File #: 161198    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/13/2016 In control: FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE
On agenda: Final action: 1/18/2017
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution relative to acceptance and funding of a Brico Fund's Donor-Advised Fund at Fidelity Charitable Giving Grant in support of the Environmental Collaboration Office’s Water Centric City initiative.
Sponsors: ALD. MURPHY
Indexes: ENVIRONMENTAL COLLABORATION OFFICE, GRANTS
Attachments: 1. Grant_Analysis_Form Water Centric City.pdf, 2. Water Centric Cities grant budget form.pdf, 3. Hearing Notice List
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
1/26/20170 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
1/18/20170 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass14:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
1/11/20170 FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Erick Shambarger, DOA - Environmental Collaboration Office Elizabeth Hittman, DOA - Environmental Collaboration Office
Pass4:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
1/6/20170 FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
1/6/20170 FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
1/5/20170 PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION AND ASSIGNED

Minutes note: Erick Shambarger - Office of Environmental Collaboration Elizabeth Hittman - Office of Environmental Collaboration
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/13/20160 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
161198

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Sponsor
ALD. MURPHY

Title
Resolution relative to acceptance and funding of a Brico Fund's Donor-Advised Fund at Fidelity Charitable Giving Grant in support of the Environmental Collaboration Office’s Water Centric City initiative.

Analysis
This resolution authorizes the Environmental Collaboration Office to accept and fund a Donor-Advised Fund at Fidelity Charitable Giving Grant from the Brico Fund in the amount of $45,000 with a grantor of $45,000 and a city share of $0. The purpose of this grant is to support Milwaukee’s efforts to be a global leader in the adoption of new water technologies, and further accentuate and protect Milwaukee's natural water resources to bolster its civic identity.

Body
Whereas, The City of Milwaukee appears to be eligible for grant funds from the Brico Fund; and

Whereas, The Refresh Milwaukee sustainability plan contains a goal to “Establish Milwaukee as America’s Water Centric-City; and

Whereas, The grant will allow the City to reaffirm its participation in the UN Global Compact Cities Programme and other opportunities to demonstrate global leadership in sustainable water management; and

Whereas, The City will work with the UWM School of Freshwater Sciences and other local universities to create meaningful internship opportunities that advance sustainable water policy and practices for Milwaukee; and

Whereas, The operation of this grant from 01/02/2017 to 12/31/2017 would cost $45,000 of which $45,000 (100%) would be provided by the grantor share and $0 (0%) would be provided by the city; now, therefore, be it

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that the Environmental Collaboration Office shall accept this grant without further approval unless the terms of the grant change as indicated in Section 304-81, of the Milwaukee Code of Ordinances; and, be it

Further Resolved, That the City Comptroller is authorized to:

1. Commit funds within the Proje...

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