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TOWN OF TRUCKEE <br /> California <br /> RESOLUTION 2017-62 <br /> A RESOLUTION OF THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF TRUCKEE <br /> ACKNOWLEDGING THE PARTNERSHIP WITH TRUCKEE TAHOE AIRPORT DISTRICT <br /> TO PROVIDE FUNDING FOR EVENT SHUTTLE SERVICES <br /> WHEREAS, community events are held within Historic Downtown Truckee including <br /> Truckee Thursdays, the 4th of July parade and holiday celebrations; and <br /> WHEREAS, these events have a large draw of participants and spectators, and the <br /> Town of Truckee desires to provide alternative transportation options including providing <br /> shuttles; and <br /> WHEREAS, providing event shuttles is estimated to alleviate 3,700 private automobiles <br /> from impacting local roadways and parking facilities in Historic Downtown Truckee; and <br /> WHEREAS, reducing the number of vehicles on the roadway means less traffic noise <br /> and congestion, reduced greenhouse gas production, and improved air quality; and <br /> WHEREAS, the event shuttles provide an overall health and wellness benefit to our <br /> community and positively impacts the quality of life for our visitors and residents; and <br /> WHEREAS, the estimated cost of providing event shuttles over the next three years is <br /> $351,000 to provide transit between the neighborhoods and resorts into Historic Downtown <br /> Truckee; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Town of Truckee is seeking a $90,000 grant from the Truckee Tahoe <br /> Airport District to support operations of the shuttles over the three-year period. <br /> NOW, THEREFORE, THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF TRUCKEE DOES <br /> RESOLVE, DETERMINE, AND ORDER AS FOLLOWS: <br /> 1. That the Town of Truckee submit an Agency Partnership application to the Truckee Tahoe <br /> Airport District requesting $30,000 per year for a period of three years, for a combined sum <br /> of$90,000 to support operations of the Town of Truckee shuttle programs. <br /> 2. That the Town of Truckee appreciates the partnership and contribution of the Truckee <br /> Tahoe Airport District to support the Town of Truckee shuttle programs. <br /> 3. That the Truckee Tahoe Airport District will be recognized for its support through marketing <br /> efforts of the shuttle programs. <br /> 4. That the Town Manager or designated staff is authorized to execute documents related to <br /> the Truckee Tahoe Airport District funding support for the shuttle programs. <br />