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File #: 2020-1046    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Consent
File created: 8/31/2020 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 9/22/2020 Final action: 9/22/2020
Title: Commission District(s): Districts 5 and 7 Lithonia Park Grant from Park Pride Atlanta
Attachments: 1. Lithonia Park PP Grant 2020

                                    

Public Hearing:  YES      NO                                                   Department: Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs                                     

 

SUBJECT:   Lithonia Park Grant from Park Pride Atlanta

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Commission District(s): Districts 5 and 7

Lithonia Park Grant from Park Pride Atlanta

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Information Contact: Chuck O. Ellis

Phone Number: 404-371-2475

 

PURPOSE:

To obtain Board of Commissioners approval and acceptance of a Park Pride grant of $42,000 for capital improvements at Lithonia Park

 

 

NEED/IMPACT:

The Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs have received a grant from Park Pride Atlanta for $42,000 for capital improvements at Lithonia Park.  The grant will be used to acquire and install additional fitness equipment and musical sensory equipment as a supplement to a play structure at Lithonia Park.  Total cost of the project is $53,500 with the following funding sources:

 

Park Pride Grant                                          $42,000

District 7 Parks Bond                                          $10,000

Friends of Lithonia Park                     $1,500

 

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

No fiscal impact to the 2020 operating budget.  $10,000 to be funded from District 7 Park Bond account

 

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

To approve the resolution to accept a Park Pride grant of $42,000 for capital improvements at Lithonia Park and authorize the Chief Executive Officer to execute all necessary documents to complete the project.