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COUNCIL AGENDA ITEM NO. 10
September 26, 2000
Approval to execute agreement for grant funding between the City of Brentwood and the California
State Coastal Conservancy for the Marsh Creek-Griffith Habitat Enhancement
project master plan.
City Manager Jon Elam and Grant Coordinator Karen Wahl
Approved by: Jon Elam, City Manager
Passage of a Resolution
authorizing the City Manager to execute an agreement for grant funding
between the City of Brentwood and the California State Coastal Conservancy
for the Marsh Creek-Griffith Habitat Enhancement project master plan.
September 29, 1999, Council passed Resolution 99-206 authorizing the City
Manager to execute and file the application for the 1999 San Francisco
Bay Area Coastal Conservancy Grant Program and authorizing the City Manger
to enter into a funding agreement with the Coastal Conservancy if funding
San Francisco Bay Area Conservancy Program was established in 1998 to
address and coordinate the natural resource and recreational goals of
the nine-county Bay Area. The
Conservancy Program goals are:
protect, restore and enhance
improve public access
to and around the Bay, its surrounding hills and the coast, and
provide open space accessible
to urban populations for recreational and educational purposes.
The City of Brentwood
has been granted funds in the amount of $63,000 to develop a conceptual
master plan for creation of a 5+ acre nature park/wildlife habitat along
a portion of Marsh Creek. The
project will be a joint effort between the property owner, Contra Costa
County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, and the City of
Brentwood with assistance from East Bay Regional Park District.
The agreement stipulates that all work funded by the grant must
be completed by September 30, 2001.
order to meet the requirements of the agreement the City Council must
pass a resolution authorizing the execution of the agreement and approving
its terms and conditions.
A RESOLUTION OF THE
CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BRENTWOOD AUTHORIZING THE CITY MANAGER TO
EXECUTE AN AGREEMENT FOR GRANT FUNDING BETWEEN THE CITY OF BRENTWOOD AND
THE CALIFORNIA STATE COASTAL CONSERVANCY FOR THE MARSH CREEK-GRIFFITH
HABITAT ENHANCEMENT PROJECT MASTER PLAN
on September 28, 1999 the Council approved the execution and submission
of an application for funding from the 1999 San Francisco Bay Area Coastal
Conservancy Grant Program; and
as a result of the application the State Coastal Conservancy has approved
grant funding in the amount of $63,000 for the Marsh Creek-Griffith Habitat
Enhancement Project Master Plan;
a Resolution must be approved authorizing the execution of the agreement
between the City of Brentwood and the State Coastal Conservancy and approving
its terms and conditions.
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED
by the City Council of the City of Brentwood, that the City Manager is
authorized to execute the agreement between the State Coastal Conservancy
and the City of Brentwood.
IT FURTHER RESOLVED
that the terms and conditions of the agreement are approved.
APPROVED AND ADOPTED
by the City Council of the City of Brentwood at a regular meeting held
on the 26th day of September, 2000 by the following vote:
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