Tompkins County
New York

Resolution
2017-186
Recommended
Sep 7, 2017 3:00 PM

Authorizing Application for New York State Public Transportation Modernization & Enhancement Grant for TCAT, Inc., in SFY 2017-2018

Information

Department:Social Services DepartmentSponsors:
Category:TransportationFunctions:Tcat

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Resolution/Document Body

              WHEREAS, the Governor of the State of New York awarded $1,436,655 in Public Transportation Modernization & Enhancement Program funding for capital projects in Tompkins County, and

 

              WHEREAS, Tompkins County wishes to apply for the State grant on behalf of Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit, Inc., to modernize and enhance the public transportation system, and  

 

              WHEREAS, the $1,436,655 in New York State funding will reimburse 100% of the costs of proposed projects as follows:

Projects:

State Funds

Transit Facility Rehabilitation

$  332,486

Bus Associated Capital Maintenance Items

$   38,677

Maintenance Lift Replacements (3 lifts)

$  203,646

Bus WiFi System

$   76,500

TCAT Web / App Design

$   50,000

Bus Passenger Shelter Upgrades

$  181,375

Bus Traffic Signal Prioritization System

$  553,971

Total

$1,436,655

, now therefore be it

 

              RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Planning, Development, and Environmental Quality Committee, That the Tompkins County Legislature authorizes the application for $1,436,655 in Public Transportation Modernization & Enhancement Program funding to the New York State Department of Transportation for the above listed projects on behalf of TCAT, Inc.,

 

              RESOLVED, further, That the Tompkins County Legislature authorizes the County Administrator or designee to sign any and all agreements between Tompkins County and the State of New York for the Project.

SEQR ACTION: TYPE 11-20

 

Meeting History

Sep 7, 2017 3:00 PM  Planning, Development, and Environmental Quality Committee Regular Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:RECOMMENDED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Michael Sigler, Member
SECONDER:Carol Chock, Member
AYES:Martha Robertson, Dooley Kiefer, Michael Sigler, David McKenna, Carol Chock