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File #: 2022-1224    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Action
File created: 2/3/2022 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 3/8/2022 Final action: 3/8/2022
Title: Commission District(s): 3 and 6 Park Pride Grant Award DeKalb Memorial Park

                                    

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

 

SUBJECT:

Title

Commission District(s): 3 and 6

Park Pride Grant Award DeKalb Memorial Park

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Information Contact: Chuck O. Ellis, Director RPCA

Phone Number: 404-371-2475

 

PURPOSE:

To accept a $50,000 Park Pride Community Building Grant for capital improvements at DeKalb Memorial Park; accept $5,000 from Friends of DeKalb Memorial Park; allocate $15,000 from District 3 account 09130.579002.272.0000.0000 and $7,242.37 from RPCA account 06117.521209.271.0000.0000.

 

NEED/IMPACT

This grant is designated for the installation of a playground at DeKalb Memorial Park.   The playground will provide additional recreational opportunities for the surrounding community.  The total project budget is $193,916.68.

 

Park Pride Grant                                                                                    $50,000.00

District 6 Item 2021-3374                                                               $16,674.31

District 3 2021Discretionary Fund                                           $15,000.00

2021 Community Development                                              $100,000.00

Friends of Dekalb Memorial Park                                           $5,000.00

RPCA Operating                                                                                    $7,242.37

 

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

Grant funds $50,000; $7,242.37 RPCA Operating Budget; $15,000 District 3 Discretionary Fund

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

To accept a $50,000 Park Pride Community Building Grant for capital improvements at DeKalb Memorial Park; accept $5,000 from Friends of DeKalb Memorial Park; allocate $15,000 from District 3 account 09130.579002.272.0000.0000 and $7,242.37 from RPCA account 06117.521209.271.0000.0000; and authorize the Chief Executive Officer to execute all necessary documents.