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Ord 24-2011 5/3/2011ORDINANCE NO. 24 -2011 Ordinance Authorizing The City Manager To Execute All Documents Necessary To Apply For And Accept Up To $6 Million In Federal Aviation Administration Grants For The Reconstruction Of Phase II Of The Runway 17/35 Project At Wichita Falls Municipal Airport And Appropriating Said Funds To The FAA Airport Improvement Grant 2011 Fund WHEREAS, the City of Wichita Falls has assumed responsibility from Sheppard Air Force in its lease agreement for the repair and maintenance of Runway 17/35 at Wichita Falls Municipal Airport; WHEREAS, the City has identified the need for the reconstruction of Runway 17/35 to better serve civilian operations at Wichita Falls Municipal Airport; WHEREAS, possible funding for such project may be available from the Federal Aviation Administration; WHEREAS, the City will apply for up to $6 Million for assistance in completing Phase II of this project from the Federal Aviation Administration; and WHEREAS, the City will pay 5% for the cost of this project, up to an amount of $315,790, using Passenger Facility Charges and operational revenues. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS, THAT: The City Manager is hereby authorized to execute all documents necessary to pursue, apply for, and accept the aforementioned Federal Aviation Administration grant for the reconstruction of Phase II of the Runway 17/35 project at Wichita Falls Municipal Airport; and said funds are hereby appropriated to the FAA Airport Improvement Project Grant 2011 Fund. PASSED AND APPROVED this the 3rd day of May, 2011. MAYOR ATTEST: i ity Clerk i