Tompkins County
New York

Resolution
2017-33

Authorizing Acceptance of a Revised Statewide Opportunities for Airport Revitalization (SOARs) Grant from the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) to Assist with Marketing and Promotion of the Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport (ITH)

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Department:AirportSponsors:
Category:GrantsFunctions:Airport

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Resolution/Document Body

              WHEREAS, the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) has offered a grant under the State SOARs (Statewide Opportunities for Airport Revitalization) program to assist with marketing and promotion, and

 

              WHEREAS, said NYSDOT grant may be used to offset the costs of marketing and of associated consultant services,

 

              WHEREAS, the original grant in the amount of $349,670 was accepted by Resolution No. 2016-108 on June 7, 2016, but the grant amount has been reduced to $250,000, due to some State-level lack of clarity as to legislative and executive jurisdictional authority, therefore, we are now seeking approval for the reduced amount, now therefore be it

 

              RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Facilities and Infrastructure Committee, That the NYSDOT grant of $250,000 is hereby accepted and that the County Administrator be and hereby is authorized to execute the required documents.

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