Rice County
MN

Resolution
2684

Adoption of Resolution #17-043/Transportation Economic Development Infrastructure (TEDI) Program Application

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RESOLUTION #17-043

 

TRANSPORTATION ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

INFRASTRUCTURE (TEDI) PROGRAM APPLICATION

 

 

BE IT RESOLVED that Rice County act as the legal sponsor for project(s) contained in the Transportation Economic Development Infrastructure (TEDI) Program Application to be submitted on September 15, 2017 and that Dennis Luebbe, P.E., Rice County Engineer and Kathy Feldbrugge, Rice County Economic Development Director, are hereby authorized to apply to the Department of Employment and Economic Development for funding of this project on behalf of Rice County.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that Rice County has the legal authority to apply for financial assistance, and the institutional, managerial, and financial capability to ensure matching funds, adequate construction, operation, maintenance and replacement of the proposed project for its design life.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that Rice County has not violated any Federal, State or local laws pertaining to fraud, bribery, graft, kickbacks, collusion, conflict of interest or other unlawful or corrupt practice.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that upon approval of its application by the state, Rice County may enter into an agreement with the State of Minnesota for the above-referenced project(s), and that it will comply with all applicable laws and regulations as stated in all contract agreements.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that, Rice County has committed $ 2,060,000 towards the local match requirement.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that, Rice County confirms that all funding necessary for the project is secured and Rice County will provide funds to complete the project.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that Rice County will the repay the grant if milestones are not realized by the completion date identified in the Application.

 

Rice County certifies that it will comply with all applicable laws, regulations, and rules of the Application.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the sources and uses, private investors, equity, and other financing commitments represented in the attached document are accurate.

 

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Dennis Luebbe, P.E., Rice County Engineer and Kathy Feldbrugge, Rice County Economic Development Director, or their successors, are hereby authorized to execute such agreements, and amendments thereto, as are necessary to implement the project(s) on behalf of the applicant.

 

 

I CERTIFY THAT the above resolution was adopted by the Rice County Board of Commissioners on September 12, 2017.

 

 

                                                                                    RICE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

 

 

 

                                                                                    ______________________________

                                                                                    Jake Gillen, Chairperson

 

 

ATTEST:

 

 

 

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Sara Folsted, County Administrator