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File #: 090968    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/1/2009 In control: PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE
On agenda: Final action: 2/9/2010
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution relating to application, acceptance and funding of a State of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources 2010 Urban Forestry Grant.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: STATE GRANTS, TREES, WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
Attachments: 1. Cover Letter, 2. Fiscal Note, 3. Grant Analysis Form, 4. Grant Buget Form, 5. Hearing Notice List
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
2/16/20100 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
2/9/20100 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass15:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
1/27/20100 PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Individuals present: Kim Kujoth, Dept. of Public Works, Forestry David Sivyer, Dept. of Public Works, Forestry
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
1/22/20100 PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
1/6/20100 PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIR

Minutes note: Individuals present: Kim Kujoth, Dept. of Public Works, Forestry David Sivyer, Dept. of Public Works, Forestry
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
12/23/20090 PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
12/9/20090 PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIRPass5:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
12/4/20090 PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
12/1/20090 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
090968
Version
ORIGINAL
Reference

Sponsor
CHAIR
Title
Resolution relating to application, acceptance and funding of a State of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources 2010 Urban Forestry Grant.
Analysis
This resolution authorizes the Department of Public Works - Operations (Forestry Section) to apply for, accept and fund a 2010 Urban Forestry Grant “Milwaukee’s Trees on Parade.” This grant aims to build public awareness of the benefits of Milwaukee’s urban forest. The total project cost is $50,000, of which $25,000 (50%) will be provided by the grantor and $25,000 (50%) will be provided by the City. The program will include the following components:

1. Conduct a multi-faceted outreach campaign involving media such as radio, print or television to raise public awareness of EAB and the economic, ecological and social benefits of trees.

2. Broaden the “Milwaukee’s Trees” brand created in 2009 for a limited outdoor digital billboard campaign to build a consistent, clear and repetitive message of trees as economic, ecological and social assets worth protecting and preserving with the confirmed presence of Emerald Ash Borer in Milwaukee County.

Body
Whereas, The City of Milwaukee appears to be eligible for a 2010 Urban Forestry Grant from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources; and

Whereas, The Department of Public Works-Operations Division (Forestry Section) would use this grant to conduct a public awareness campaign; and

Whereas, This project would include the following components:

1. Conduct a multi-faceted outreach campaign involving media such as radio, print or television to raise public awareness of EAB and the economic, ecological and social benefits of trees.

2. Broaden the “Milwaukee’s Trees” brand created in 2009 for a limited outdoor digital billboard campaign to build a consistent, clear and repetitive message of trees as economic, ecological and social assets worth protecting and preserving with the confi...

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