2006 Lead Grant
BOARD BILL NO. 190 INTRODUCED BY: ALDERMAN GREGORY CARTER An ordinance, recommended and approved by the Board of Estimate and Apportionment, authorizing the Mayor of the City of St. Louis, on behalf of the City, to apply for funding under the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control being offered pursuant to a Federal Fiscal Year 2006 Notice of Funding Availability (the “NOFA”) for the Lead Hazard Control Grant (LHC), authorizing the Mayor and the Comptroller on behalf of the City to enter into and execute agreements with HUD for the receipt of Fiscal Year 2006 LHC funds, appropriating the sum of a maximum federal obligation of Three Million Dollars ($3,000,000) awarded through the LHC Grant Program , authorizing and directing the Director of Public Safety and the Building Commissioner, the Health Commissioner and Director of the Community Development Administration (CDA) to contract with municipal agencies, non-profit corporations and other entities as necessary for the expenditure of LHC funds for the purpose of expansion and continuation of the Mayor’s Lead Safe St. Louis Comprehensive Action Plan which will include activities such as lead screening, testing, outreach, education, inspection services, clearance testing, lead hazard remediation, enforcement, temporary relocation , administration, evaluation and follow-up services, and directing the Comptroller to issue warrants thereon upon the City Treasury; and containing an emergency clause.
Board Bill Number: 190
Sponsor: Gregory Carter
Committee: Health and Human Services