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File #: 11-0342    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Adopted
File created: 3/24/2011 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 4/12/2011 Final action: 4/12/2011
Title: Environmental Management Department requesting the Board adopt a Resolution authorizing the Director of said Department to execute and submit an application and all necessary documentation to the Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) to secure grant funding in an amount up to $33,873 for a term of 4/12/11 through 4/15/13 for the enhancement of the Department’s Household Hazardous Waste Program (HHW) at Fire Station #86 in El Dorado Hills. FUNDING: Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle). Household Hazardous Waste Grant, 19th Cycle, FY 2010/2011. Resolution 059-2011
Attachments: 1. A - Grant Resolution, 2. B - Application, 3. C - Fully executed Resolution 059-2011
Title
Environmental Management Department requesting the Board adopt a Resolution authorizing the Director of said Department to execute and submit an application and all necessary documentation to the Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) to secure grant funding in an amount up to $33,873 for a term of 4/12/11 through 4/15/13 for the enhancement of the Department’s Household Hazardous Waste Program (HHW) at Fire Station #86 in El Dorado Hills.

FUNDING: Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle). Household Hazardous Waste Grant, 19th Cycle, FY 2010/2011.
Resolution 059-2011
Body
BUDGET SUMMARY:
Total Estimated Cost $

Funding
Budgeted $
New Funding $33,873
Savings $
Other $
Total Funding Available $33,873
Change To Net County Cost $0

Fiscal Impact/Change to Net County Cost: There is no change in Net County Cost. If approved by CalRecycle, the Department will bring back the appropriate budget adjustments. No matching contribution is required for this grant.

Background: The Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) administers various Grant Programs in furtherance of the State of California’s efforts to properly collect, recycle and dispose of household hazardous waste in the State thereby protecting public health, safety and the environment.

Reason for Recommendation: If awarded, Household Hazardous Waste grant funds will be utilized to expand the existing HHW facility in El Dorado Hills. The grant will fund construction of an additional storage area, replacement of a storage container and equipment and outreach to implement a reuse program. The storage area will consist of a concrete pad for empty drums, pallets and equipment. The storage container will replace one of the existing storage containers that has rusted through and no longer provides sufficient secondary containment. Reuse equipment will include tables and tot...

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