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File #: 15-0139    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 1/26/2015 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 3/31/2015 Final action: 3/31/2015
Title: Community Development Agency, Environmental Management Division, recommending the Board adopt Resolution 043-2015 authorizing the submittal of applications to the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) for all regional grants for which the Community Development Agency, Environmental Management Division is eligible for a period of five years from the effective date of the Resolution or until rescinded by the Board. FUNDING: California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery.
Attachments: 1. A - Approved CRS 03-31-15, 2. B - Proposed Resolution 3-31-15, 3. C - Regional Participants 03-31-15, 4. D - Resolution 090-2013 03-31-15, 5. Executed Resoluton 3-31-15 item 3.pdf
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Community Development Agency, Environmental Management Division, recommending the Board adopt Resolution 043-2015 authorizing the submittal of applications to the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) for all regional grants for which the Community Development Agency, Environmental Management Division is eligible for a period of five years from the effective date of the Resolution or until rescinded by the Board.

FUNDING: California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery.
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Fiscal Impact/Change to Net County Cost
The proposed action will allow the division to apply for additional grant funding opportunities in the future. No matching contributions are required for these grants. There is no change in Net County Cost.

Background
CalRecycle administers various grants in furtherance of the State of California's efforts to reduce, recycle and reuse solid waste and hazardous material generated in the State, thereby preserving landfill capacity and protecting public health and safety and the environment. Funded grants currently include tire recycling, beverage container recycling, farm and ranch clean-up, household hazardous waste collection, and used oil collection.

Resolution 090-2013 is a current Resolution expiring in May, 2018 (Attachment D). The new proposed Resolution XXX-2015 (Attachment B) will allow for the Community Development Agency, Environmental Management Division (CDA/EMD) to apply for CalRecycle grants on behalf of the region including City of South Lake Tahoe, City of Placerville, Cameron Park Community Services District and El Dorado Hills Community Services District. Letters of Authorization are attached (Attachment C).

Reason for Recommendation
CalRecycle's application procedures for grants require an applicant's governing body to declare by resolution certain authorizations related to the administration of CalRecycle grants. CalRecycle has a short time frame between the announcem...

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