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File #: 091189    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/22/2009 In control: PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE
On agenda: Final action: 2/9/2010
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution relating to application for a Wisconsin Small Cities Community Development Block Grant - Emergency Assistance Program grant by the Department of Administration.
Sponsors: ALD. BAUMAN
Indexes: COMMUNITY BLOCK GRANT ADMINISTRATION, COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT, FLOOD CONTROL, STATE GRANTS
Attachments: 1. Application, 2. Fiscal note, 3. 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: Steve Jacquart, Intergovernmental Coordinator, Milwaukee Metro. Sewerage Dist. David Fowler, Sr. Project Manager, Milwaukee Metro. Sewerage Dist.
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
1/22/20100 PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
1/22/20100 PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
12/22/20090 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available

Number

091189

Version

ORIGINAL

Reference

 

Sponsor

ALD BAUMAN

Title

Resolution relating to application for a Wisconsin Small Cities Community Development Block Grant - Emergency Assistance Program grant by the Department of Administration.

Analysis

This resolution authorizes the Department of Administration to apply for a Wisconsin Small Cities Community Development Block Grant - Emergency Assistance Program to fund flood mitigation projects as a result of June 2008 storms.

 Body

Whereas, The City of Milwaukee had the second wettest June in recorded history in June of 2008; and

 

Whereas, The storms on June 7th and 8th of 2008 created the greatest 48-hour rainfall ever recorded, with 7.18 inches of rain falling in the City of Milwaukee and causing widespread flooding; and

 

Whereas, Over 1,100 City residences reported damages exceeding $23 million; and

 

Whereas, Federal monies are available under the Wisconsin Small Cities Community Development Block Grant - Emergency Assistance Program, administered by the State of Wisconsin Department of Commerce, Bureau of Community Finance, for the purpose of disaster recovery from the June 2008 storms; and

 

Whereas, The City wishes to request a total of $23,600,000: $13,800,000 for housing rehabilitation or replacement, $7,500,000 for public facilities, and, $2,300,000 for businesses; now, therefore, be it

 

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that the Department of Administration is authorized to apply for a Wisconsin Small Cities Community Development Block Grant - Emergency Assistance Program to fund flood mitigation projects as a result of June 2008 storms.

 

Requestor

Drafter

LRB09497-1

MET

12/22/09