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TOWN OF TRUCKEE <br /> California <br /> RESOLUTION 2017-20 <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 and the 4th of July parade; 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 to the events; and <br /> WHEREAS, providing event shuttles is estimated to alleviate 3,600 private automobiles <br /> from impacting local roadways and parking facilities in Historic Downtown Truckee over the 12 <br /> event days; and <br /> WHEREAS, reducing the number of vehicles on the roadway means less traffic noise <br /> and congestion, reduced greenhouse gas production, and improved airquality; 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 the event shuttles is $56,000 to provide transit <br /> between the neighborhoods and resorts into Historic Downtown Truckee; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Town of Truckee is seeking a $10,000 grant from the Truckee Tahoe <br /> Airport District to support operations of the event shuttles. <br /> . . . ... <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 submitted a grant to the Truckee Tahoe Airport District requesting <br /> $10,000 to support operations of event shuttles, and appreciates the consideration of the <br /> Truckee Tahoe Airport District Board. <br /> 2. That the Town of Truckee appreciates the partnership and contribution of the Truckee <br /> Tahoe Airport District to support the event shuttles. <br /> 3. That the Truckee Tahoe Airport District will be recognized for its support through marketing <br /> efforts of the event shuttles and in articles written about the shuttle services. <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 event shuttles. <br />