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File #: R-9-21    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 3/10/2021 In control: City Council
On agenda: 3/22/2021 Final action: 3/22/2021
Title: Filing of Grant Application with the Maryland Transit Administration - For the purpose of authorizing the filing of an application with the Maryland Transit Administration of the Maryland Department of Transportation for a Section 5303, 5304, 5307, 5309, 5310, 5311, 5316 and/or 5317 grant(s) under the Federal Transit Act for a total amount of $3,890,545, consisting of $2,554,554 for fixed route transit operations; $215,232 for ADA complementary paratransit services; $427,500 capital grant for transit vehicle maintenance; and $693,259 capital grant for the purchase of two (2) heavy duty buses for replacement purposes.
Sponsors: Gavin Buckley, Elly Tierney, Rhonda Pindell Charles
Attachments: 1. R-9-21 First Reader, 2. R-9-21 Staff Report, 3. R-9-21 Fiscal Impact Note, 4. R-9-21 SIGNED

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Filing of Grant Application with the Maryland Transit Administration - For the purpose of authorizing the filing of an application with the Maryland Transit Administration of the Maryland Department of Transportation for a Section 5303, 5304, 5307, 5309, 5310, 5311, 5316 and/or 5317 grant(s) under the Federal Transit Act for a total amount of $3,890,545, consisting of $2,554,554 for fixed route transit operations; $215,232 for ADA complementary paratransit services; $427,500 capital grant for transit vehicle maintenance; and $693,259 capital grant for the purchase of two (2) heavy duty buses for replacement purposes.

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CITY COUNCIL OF THE

City of Annapolis

 

Resolution 9-21

 

Introduced by: Mayor Buckley

Co-sponsored by: Alderwoman Tierney, Alderwoman Pindell Charles

 

 

Filing of Grant Application with the Maryland Transit Administration

 

FOR                     the purpose of authorizing the filing of an application with the Maryland Transit Administration of the Maryland Department of Transportation for a Section 5303, 5304, 5307, 5309, 5310, 5311, 5316 and/or 5317 grant(s) under the Federal Transit Act for a total amount of $3,890,545, consisting of $2,554,554 for fixed route transit operations; $215,232 for ADA complementary paratransit services; $427,500 capital grant for transit vehicle maintenance; and $693,259 capital grant for the purchase of two (2) heavy duty buses for replacement purposes.

 

 

WHEREAS,                     the Maryland Transit Administration is the designated recipient in Maryland for grants under the Federal Transit Act; and

 

WHEREAS,                     the Administrator of the Maryland Transit Administration of the Maryland Department of Transportation is authorized to make grants to counties and to local governments for public transportation programs or projects; and

 

WHEREAS,                     the contract for financial assistance will impose certain obligations upon the applicant, including the provision by it of the local share of the project costs in the program; and

 

WHEREAS,                     it is required by the United States Department of Transportation in accordance with the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 that, in connection with the filing of an application for assistance under the Federal Transit Act, the applicant give an assurance that it will comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the United States Department of Transportation requirements thereunder; and

 

WHEREAS,                     it is the goal of the applicant that minority business enterprise be utilized to the fullest extent possible in connection with this project, and that definite procedures shall be established and administered to ensure that minority business shall have the maximum construction contracts, supplies, equipment contracts, or consultant and other services.

 

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE ANNAPOLIS CITY COUNCIL that the filing of the application referred to above is hereby approved.

 

AND BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED BY THE ANNAPOLIS CITY COUNCIL that a copy of this resolution be sent to the Maryland Transit Administration of the Maryland Department of Transportation. 

 

 

 

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