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File #: 2022-1231    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Action
File created: 2/4/2022 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 3/8/2022 Final action:
Title: Commission District(s): Districts 2 and 6 Park Pride Grant Award for Zonolite Park
Attachments: 1. Zonolite Park Pride Grant 2022, 2. Zonolite Friends Pledge for PP Grant 2022

                                    

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

 

SUBJECT:

Title

Commission District(s): Districts 2 and 6

Park Pride Grant Award for Zonolite Park

Body

 

Information Contact: Chuck O. Ellis, Director RPCA

Phone Number: 404-371-2475

 

PURPOSE:

To accept a $37,000 Park Pride Community Building Grant for capital improvements at Zonolite Park; to accept $2,500 grant match from the Friends of Zonolite Park; and to allocate $30,000 grant match from District 2 2001 Parks Bond account 100592.80314.541100.05.600010 to complete the project.

NEED/IMPACT:

This grant is designated for an extension of the existing raised trail, park survey and native plantings.   The surrounding community will benefit from the enhanced recreational opportunity.  The total project budget is $74,500:

 

Park Pride Grant                                                                                                         $37,000

District 2 2001 Parks Bond                                                                                        $30,000                                                                                                    

Friends of Zonolite Park Cash Donation                                          $2,500

Friends of Zonolite Park In-Kind Labor                                          $5,000

 

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

Grant funding $37,000, Donation $2,500, 2001 Parks Bond District 2 $30,000

 

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

To accept a $37,000 Park Pride Community Building Grant for capital improvements at Zonolite Park; to accept $2,500 grant match from the Friends of Zonolite Park; and to allocate $30,000 grant match from District 2 2001 Parks Bond account 100592.80314.541100.05.600010 to complete the project; and authorize the chief executive officer to execute all necessary documents.