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Meeting Name: Environment and Sustainability Committee Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 6/12/2024 10:40 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Cook County Building, Board Room, 118 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois
Issued on: 6/3/2024 (Rescheduled From 6/5/2024)
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Not available  
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Attachments: To comment on an item on this agenda, click here, Click to Watch Live, Written testimony from SWANCC - Cook County Plan Update 2024-06-12.pdf, CC DES SWMP Public Hearing PowerPoint 6.3.24.pdf
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24-3431 1 Environment minutes from the meeting of 3/12/2024Committee MinutesCOMMITTEE MINUTES Approval of the minutes from the meeting of 3/12/2024   Not available Not available
24-2832 1 Approval of MOA with City of Chicago for CPRG (Climate Pollution Reduction Grant)Intergovernmental AgreementPROPOSED INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT Department: Department of Environment and Sustainability Other Part(ies): City of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois Request: Approval of proposed Memorandum of Agreement Goods or Services: The County and City will each contribute existing staff resources for management of the CPRG grant funding if awarded Agreement Number(s): N/A Agreement Period: Five years from execution of the agreement Fiscal Impact: None Accounts: N/A Summary: The Department of Environment and Sustainability respectfully requests approval of the proposed Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between the County and the City of Chicago (City) for the parties’ joint Climate Pollution Reduction Grant (CPRG) application. The City, as lead agency, submitted a grant proposal to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency requesting $197,971,197 in CPRG funding focusing on three areas: 1) industrial decarbonization programs, 2) decarbonization of public facilities, and 3) diversion of food waste from landfills. The MOA, which is a requirement of the   Not available Not available
24-2870 1 RESOLUTION CALLING FOR A HEARING ON THE UPDATED COOK COUNTY SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT PLANResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION RESOLUTION CALLING FOR A HEARING ON THE UPDATED COOK COUNTY SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT PLAN WHEREAS, the collection, processing and disposal of municipal solid waste is a fundamental responsibility of local governments to protect public health, safeguard the environment, and provide for an improved solid waste management system; and WHEREAS, the Illinois Solid Waste Planning & Recycling Act (415 ILCS 15/) requires Illinois counties to have a solid waste management plan (SWMP), form an advisory committee to help create the plan, and update the SWMP every five years; and WHEREAS, the Cook County Municipal Code: Chapter 30, Article VI: Solid Waste and Recycling, establishes the creation of the solid waste advisory committee, requires the designation of a county solid waste coordinator, and sets forth waste hauler reporting requirements; and WHEREAS, Cook County adopted its original plan in 1996 and the Cook County Board of Commissioners approved plan updates in 2000, 2012, and 2018; and WHEREAS, the 2024 SWMP update was designed by the Cook County Dep   Not available Not available