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TOWN OF TRUCKEE <br /> California <br /> RESOLUTION 2017-41 <br /> A RESOLUTION OF THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF TRUCKEE <br /> SUPPORTING A PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN TRUCKEE DONNER CHAMBER OF <br /> COMMERCE AND TRUCKEE TAHOE AIRPORT DISTRICT <br /> TO PROVIDE FUNDING FOR TRUCKEE TOMORROW <br /> ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVES <br /> WHEREAS; Truckee Tomorrow is an economic initiative, led by the Truckee Donner <br /> Chamber of Commerce and spearheaded by civic and community leaders who are dedicated to <br /> the well-being and vibrancy of Truckee for generations to come; and <br /> WHEREAS; the Truckee Tahoe Airport District (TTAD) and the Town of Truckee have <br /> previously participated and committed funding to Truckee Tomorrow Public/Private Partnership <br /> which focused on the Truckee Brand Identity and Place-Based Marketing Initiative; and <br /> WHEREAS; the health of the business community and the health of the larger <br /> community in which it lives are inextricable. Providing what business needs to succeed is <br /> central to the success of the community as a whole; and <br /> WHEREAS; Truckee Tomorrow— Phase II will provide benefit and value to the common <br /> constituents of the TTAD, the Town of Truckee, Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce <br /> members and the business community at large; and <br /> WHEREAS; Truckee Tomorrow — Phase II will create business communication areas <br /> called Business Speaks! to deepen communication with the entire Truckee business community <br /> • to define unique needs of businesses in specific areas of Truckee, prioritize and facilitate <br /> collaborative solutions; and <br /> WHEREAS; Truckee Tomorrow— Phase II will produce an annual Quality of Life Survey <br /> to measure and track community sentiment about living in Truckee providing invaluable <br /> information to assist in understanding trends in our community; and <br /> WHEREAS; the Town of Truckee, has committed $418,358 over four years ( July 1, <br /> 2016-June 30, 2020), through a Contract with the Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce, to <br /> fund economic development activities aligned with Truckee Tomorrow. These initiatives include <br /> promoting the retention and expansion of existing businesses, the establishment of new <br /> business through strategic partnerships, and community engagement; and <br /> WHEREAS; the contract with the Town of Truckee requires that the Truckee Donner <br /> Chamber of Commerce, as the lead organization of Truckee Tomorrow, secure match funding <br /> from its members or non-TBID or Town sources for economic development activities; and <br /> WHEREAS; the Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce will submit an Agency <br /> Partnership Request Form to the Truckee Tahoe Airport District requesting a $30,000 match <br /> funding donation to support Truckee Tomorrow - Phase II economic development initiatives <br /> through June 30, 2020. <br />