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File #: 202103115    Version: 1
Type: Motion Status: Adopted
File created: 11/15/2021 In control: Cincinnati City Council
On agenda: 12/1/2021 Final action: 12/1/2021
ORD/RES# date: ORD/RES#:
Title: MOTION, submitted by Councilmembers Seelbach, Sundermann, Kearney and Young, WE MOVE that the Administration immediately begin a thorough review of President Joe Biden's Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act, a part of the Build Back Better Plan. This review should serve to prepare the City for any and all opportunities to capitalize on the maximum amount of eligible funding that will become available through its passage, and put the city in competitive position to apply for grants and receive other funds as they become available in the coming months. WE FURTHER MOVE the Administration return with a report to council, summarizing all aspects of the bill that could impact Cincinnati, if any policy direction is required for the administration to maximize its funding & grant applications, and how the administration plans to prepare applications (including the need to identify potential matching funds) so that Cincinnati taxpayers receive the greatest impact for urban infrastructure improve...
Sponsors: Chris Seelbach, Betsy Sundermann, Jan-Michele Kearney, Wendell Young
Attachments: 1. Motion 202103115

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MOTION, submitted by Councilmembers Seelbach, Sundermann, Kearney and Young, WE MOVE that the Administration immediately begin a thorough review of President Joe Biden’s Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act, a part of the Build Back Better Plan. This review should serve to prepare the City for any and all opportunities to capitalize on the maximum amount of eligible funding that will become available through its passage, and put the city in competitive position to apply for grants and receive other funds as they become available in the coming months. WE FURTHER MOVE the Administration return with a report to council, summarizing all aspects of the bill that could impact Cincinnati, if any policy direction is required for the administration to maximize its funding & grant applications, and how the administration plans to prepare applications (including the need to identify potential matching funds) so that Cincinnati taxpayers receive the greatest impact for urban infrastructure improvements. This review should be completed in approximately 45 days.

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ADOPT