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September 13, 2018, City Council Regular Meeting
14. Motion to Adopt Resolution Authorizing the City Manager to Execute the Historic Preservation Grant Contract with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Strategic Priority
Economic Strength And Poverty Reduction

The City of Savannah, in partnership with the Metropolitan Planning Commission (MPC), applied for a Historic Preservation Grant in the amount of $35,000.00, which included $21,000.00 in federal funds and $14,000.00 match from the City of Savannah ($7,000 cash and $7,000 in-kind services). On February 1, 2018, the Mayor and Aldermen approved a resolution authorizing the City Manager to apply for the grant.

The full amount of $21,000.00 has been awarded to the City of Savannah to update the historic resources survey of the Cuyler-Brownville Historic District as part of the Savannah Citywide Historic Resources Survey, Phase III.

The Mayor and Aldermen are being asked to adopt a resolution authorizing the City Manager to execute the historic preservation grant contract between the City of Savannah and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Historic Preservation Division. 





Melissa Carter, Chief Budget Officer
Financial Impact
Total grant budget: $35,000 ($21,000 grant award; $7,000 City cash match; $7,000 City in-kind match.
Review Comments
Resolution to Execute Cuyler Brownville Grant Contract.pdf
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