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File #: 18-3973    Version: 1 Name: ELECTRIC CHARGING STATIONS
Type: Resolution Status: Approved
File created: 5/23/2018 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 6/6/2018 Final action: 6/6/2018
Title: PROPOSED RESOLUTION ELECTRIC CHARGING STATIONS WHEREAS, the Cook County Bureau of Asset Management, Department of Capital Planning & Policy ("BAM/DCPP") seeks to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions at County facilities; and WHEREAS, to promote a healthy environment and the use of clean energy sources, BAM/DCPP purchased electric charging stations for the charging of electric vehicles that are utilized for County operations and the public at large; and WHEREAS, the Master Services and Subscription Agreement ("Agreement") that was entered into in 2017 as a result of the purchase of ChargePoint, Inc. charging stations provides for the charging station subscription services for the one vehicle installed ChargePoint Level II station at six County sites including Bridgeview, Markham, Rolling Meadows and Skokie Courthouses and at Des Plaines and Riverdale Department of Transportation & Highways locations; and WHEREAS, ChargePoint has the nation's largest network of electric ve...
Sponsors: TONI PRECKWINKLE (President), STANLEY MOORE
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PROPOSED RESOLUTION

ELECTRIC CHARGING STATIONS

WHEREAS, the Cook County Bureau of Asset Management, Department of Capital Planning & Policy ("BAM/DCPP") seeks to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions at County facilities; and

WHEREAS, to promote a healthy environment and the use of clean energy sources, BAM/DCPP purchased electric charging stations for the charging of electric vehicles that are utilized for County operations and the public at large; and

WHEREAS, the Master Services and Subscription Agreement ("Agreement") that was entered into in 2017 as a result of the purchase of ChargePoint, Inc. charging stations provides for the charging station subscription services for the one vehicle installed ChargePoint Level II station at six County sites including Bridgeview, Markham, Rolling Meadows and Skokie Courthouses and at Des Plaines and Riverdale Department of Transportation & Highways locations; and

WHEREAS, ChargePoint has the nation's largest network of electric vehicle charging stations with about 47,800 charging spots throughout the country; and

WHEREAS, as of 2017, ChargePoint has averaged nationally, over one million charging events per month, that's equivalent to the emissions avoided from almost 670,000 gallons of gasoline saved each month; and

WHEREAS, the ChargePoint network is available to all users; and

WHEREAS, the County through BAM/DCPP has a ChargePoint Assure Full Service and Maintenance Support Program ("Maintenance Plan") with ChargePoint Assure for each County owned charging station that will continue for three years from the activation date for each station; and

WHEREAS, the Maintenance Plans for the Bridgeview, Markham, Rolling Meadows and Skokie Courthouses; and the Des Plaines and Riverdale Department of Transportation & Highways locations began in August 2017 and provide for two one-year renewal options; and

WHEREAS, BAM/DCPP's Agreement with ChargePoint activates vehicle owner accessibility to the County's...

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