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File #: 2019-1494    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 3/15/2019 In control: Committee on Land Use and Economic Development
On agenda: 3/19/2019 Final action: 4/2/2019
Enactment date: 4/2/2019 Enactment #: 228
Effective date: 4/11/2019    
Title: Resolution authorizing the Mayor and Director of City Planning to enter into a Fellowship Participation Agreement with Student Conservation Association, Inc. of Pittsburgh not to exceed $15,583.78 for fiscal year 2019.
Indexes: AGREEMENTS
Attachments: 1. Summary 2019-1494
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Resolution authorizing the Mayor and Director of City Planning to enter into a Fellowship Participation Agreement with Student Conservation Association, Inc. of Pittsburgh not to exceed $15,583.78 for fiscal year 2019.

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WHEREAS, SCA operates a local fellowship program for the purpose of providing work experiences to young sustainability professionals, to perform important community, planning and project management work for municipal agencies and for non-profit organizations; and

WHEREAS, the SCA Green Cities Sustainability Corps provides internships to Corps Members ("the Program"), in which interns are placed at government or non-profit entities to carry out a range of sustainability related projects; and

WHEREAS, in 2008 the SCA developed a Green Cities Sustainability Corps to assist Pittsburgh in the creation and implementation of local climate action plans; and

WHEREAS, the City passed Authorizing Resolution 742, effective November 25, 2015. To engage a SCA fellow for three years from 2016 through 2018; and

WHEREAS, the City wishes to engage one SCA Green Cities Sustainability Corp Member as a Sustainability Fellow (the "Fellowship") to continue to carry out such projects; and

WHEREAS, the length of the contract shall not exceed 3 years beginning March 2019 and ending December 2021; and

WHEREAS, the total cost for the City to engage a Sustainability Fellow for a nine-month term is Fifteen Thousand Five Hundred Eighty-three Dollars and Seventy-eight Cents ($15,583.78).

Be it resolved by the Council of the City of Pittsburgh as follows:

Section 1. The Mayor and Director of City Planning are hereby authorized to enter into a Fellowship Participation Agreement with Student Conservation Association, Inc. at a cost not to exceed Fifteen Thousand Five Hundred Eighty Three Dollars and Seventy-eight Cents ($15,583.78), which shall be payable from the following account number:

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