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TOWN OF TRUCKEE <br /> California <br /> RESOLUTION 2017-25 <br /> A RESOLUTION OF THE TOWN COUNCIL RESCINDING RESOLUTION 2012-11 <br /> AND REVISING STANDARDS FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF A LOCAL BIDDERS <br /> PREFERENCE AS AUTHORIZED BY ARTICLE 2, SECTION 200 OF THE TOWN CHARTER <br /> WHEREAS, on June 6, 1995 the voters of the Town of Truckee approved a charter for <br /> operation of the Town with regard to the conduct of its municipal affairs; and <br /> WHEREAS, Article 2, Section 200 of the adopted charter specifically provides that the <br /> Town shall have the power to establish standards to define and control all aspects of public <br /> works contracts, including the compensation to be paid; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Town Council adopted on May 21, 2009, Resolution 2009-22 creating a <br /> local bidder preference program for public works projects which are exclusively funded with <br /> local monies; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Town Council on July 2, 2009, rescinded Resolution 2009-22 and <br /> adopted Resolution 2009-36, revising the local bidder preference program for public works <br /> projects which are exclusively funded with local monies; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Town Council on March 15, 2012, rescinded Resolution 2009-36 and <br /> adopted Resolution 2012-11, further revising the local bidder preference program for public <br /> works projects which are exclusively funded with local monies; and <br /> WHEREAS, Resolution 2012-11 was specific to public works construction contracts and <br /> the Town Council desires to create a local preference policy for all Town purchases and <br /> contracts; and <br /> WHEREAS, this resolution is intended to set forth the criteria to be used in evaluating <br /> bids for services, supplies, and construction contracts with the goal of increasing economic <br /> activity employment within the Town and immediately adjacent areas through the retention and <br /> re-circulation of Town funds within the area; <br /> NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF <br /> TRUCKEE AS FOLLOWS: <br /> SECTION 1. Resolution 2012-11 is hereby rescinded and replaced with the local <br /> preference policy attached hereto as Attachment 1. The policy is applicable to any purchase or <br /> contract by or with the Town of Truckee for supplies, equipment, service, professional services, <br /> and public construction contracts, except where state or federal funds are involved and <br /> restrictions applicable to those funds prohibit the use of local preferences. <br />