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File #: 21-0353    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Approval Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 3/11/2021 In control: Executive Office
On agenda: 3/22/2021 Final action:
Title: Discussion and Possible Action Regarding Presentation from West Business Development Center and Community Champions for MOVE2030 on Mendocino Opportunities for Building a Vibrant Economy (MOVE2030) (Sponsors: Supervisor Williams and Supervisor Gjerde)
Attachments: 1. MOVE2030 BOS March 22_21 v2, 2. 1 MOVE2030 Cover letter, 3. 2 MOVE2030_EDA Progress Report_April-Sept 2019, 4. 3 MOVE2030_EDA Progress Report - Oct 2019-Mar 2020, 5. 4 MOVE2030_EDA Progress Report -April-September 2020, 6. 5 MOVE2030_EDA Progress Report -Oct 2020-Feb 2021, 7. 03-22-21 RV Mac Correspondence, 8. 03-22-21 Thillman Correspondence

TO: Board of Supervisors
FROM: Supervisor Williams and Supervisor Gjerde
MEETING DATE: March 22, 2021


DEPARTMENT CONTACT:
Supervisor Williams
PHONE:
463-4441
DEPARTMENT CONTACT:
Supervisor Gjerde
PHONE:
463-4441


ITEM TYPE: Regular Agenda

TIME ALLOCATED FOR ITEM: 30 min


AGENDA TITLE:
title
Discussion and Possible Action Regarding Presentation from West Business Development Center and Community Champions for MOVE2030 on Mendocino Opportunities for Building a Vibrant Economy (MOVE2030)
(Sponsors: Supervisor Williams and Supervisor Gjerde)
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RECOMMENDED ACTION/MOTION:
recommendation
Receive the presentation, accept the report, refer MOVE2030 to a committee of the Board focused on economic development that will consider and make recommendations regarding a dedicated County staff person coordinating County efforts, and funding to support West in continuing this effort countywide.
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PREVIOUS BOARD/BOARD COMMITTEE ACTIONS:
6/19/2018, Board approved submittal of an Economic Development Administration (EDA) grant application for $501,180 including a local match of $104,000, to organize, coordinate, and implement immediate, intermediate, and long term economic recovery and resiliency activities. 8/6/19, the Board approved BOS Agreement 19-195 with the Economic Development & Finance Corporation (EDFC) in the amount of $100,000 for related work. 9/17/2019, the Board approved BOS Agreement 19-254 with West in the amount of $100,000 for related work. 11/12/2020, Board approved Agreement with West in the amount of $197,000 for related work. 6/23/2020, the Board accepted a presentation on the project. 5/5/2020, the Board approved a First Amendment to BOS Agreements 19-195 and 19-254 without additional cost.

SUMMARY OF REQUEST:
After the 2017 wildfires, West Business Development Center (West Center) was selected through an RFP process to serve as the County's lead in facilitating the development of an economic recovery & resiliency pl...

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