Legislation # 07-0074 Enactment Number none
Type Resolution - Budget Item Effective Date none
Introduction Date 2/14/2007
Title Fund Appropriation for Fort Monroe Legal, Planning, Environmental Technical Services, and Lobbying Services for Other Federal Areas.
 
Legislation History 07-0074
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
2/14/2007 Moved to approve consent agenda items 4 though 16 and 18 through 22.
2/2/2007 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Legislation Text 07-0074

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Resolution - Budget Item

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 07-0074

 

Enactment Number: -

 

Fund Appropriation for Fort Monroe Legal, Planning, Environmental Technical Services, and Lobbying Services for Other Federal Areas.

 

RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION APPROPRIATING $470,000 FROM THE GENERAL FUND BALANCE TO THE FEDERAL AREA DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (FADA) TO COVER LEGAL, PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICAL SERVICES ASSOCIATED WITH THE REUSE OF FORT MONROE, AND LOBBYING SERVICES FOR OTHER CITY OF HAMPTON FEDERAL ASSETS.

 

WHEREAS, the 2005 Base Realignment and Closure process resulted in the closure of Fort Monroe; and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Hampton applied for and was awarded a Department of Defense grant in the amount of $540,000 to fund the development of a redevelopment plan, economic diversification study and some staff expenses associated with the redevelopment effort for Fort Monroe; and

 

WHEREAS, it is anticipated that significant funds will be needed to provide the City of Hampton and the Hampton Federal Area Development Authority the necessary legal, planning and environmental technical expertise to successfully transition Fort Monroe to a productive future use, as well as to provide lobbying services for strengthening other federal assets; and

 

WHEREAS, the Hampton Federal Area Development Authority is in the process of initiating more targeted legal, planning and environmental technical services to facilitate the early transfer of parcels and privatization of environmental cleanup at Fort Monroe, as well as lobbying services aimed at strengthening other federal assets in the City;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the City Council of the City of Hampton appropriates $470,000 from the General Fund Balance to the Hampton Federal Area Development Authority to fund legal, planning and environmental technical services to support Fort Monroes re-use and lobbying services aimed at strengthening other federal assets in the City.

 

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on February 14, 2007.

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

Ross A. Kearney, II, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council