Tompkins County
New York


Authorizing Acceptance of a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Grant to Purchase a Passenger Boarding Bridge - Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport




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Resolution/Document Body

WHEREAS, the County has received a grant offer from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the amount of $870,763 to help finance the Installation of a Passenger Boarding Bridge at the Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport, and


WHEREAS, the budget for this project will be $967,515 and the financing is as follows: 


FAA Share (90.0%)                                                                      Account No. HT 5601.44592              $ 870,763

NYS Department of Transportation Share (5.0%)               Account No. HT 5601.43592              $  48,375

Airport Operational Budget                                                        Account No. HT 5601.45031              $  48,376

              (PFC’s instead of Operational Funds once application has been finalized)

, now therefore be it                   


              RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Facilities and Infrastructure Committee, That the grant offer from the FAA in the amount of $870,763 be and hereby is accepted and that the County Administrator, or his designee, is authorized to execute the required documents.



Meeting History

Sep 11, 2017 5:15 PM  Facilities and Infrastructure Committee Special Meeting
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MOVER:Glenn Morey, Vice Chair
SECONDER:Michael Sigler, Member
AYES:David McKenna, Glenn Morey, Michael Sigler, Daniel Klein
EXCUSED:Peter Stein
Sep 11, 2017 5:30 PM Media Tompkins County Legislature Special Meeting
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MOVER:David McKenna, Member
SECONDER:Glenn Morey, Member
AYES:Will Burbank, James Dennis, Rich John, Dooley Kiefer, Daniel Klein, Michael Lane, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Martha Robertson, David McKenna, Glenn Morey, Michael Sigler
EXCUSED:Carol Chock, Anna Kelles, Peter Stein