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R2232 R E S O L U T I O N NO. 2232 WHEREAS, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District an Environmental Justice Program Grant of Nineteen Thousand Nine Hundred Sixty Dollars ($19,960.00), and WHEREAS, the funds from said EPA Grant will be used to fund the District's participation in the Community Access to Environmental Education Program (CATEE) in order to raise the understanding of environmental issues within the City of St. Louis, Missouri, and WHEREAS, the District is participating in said CATEE Program with the 27th Ward Organization, a community-based group, to promote citizen understanding of environmental issues, and the courses of action necessary to resolve said issues, and WHEREAS, the positive impact of said CATEE Program, as made possible by the aforesaid EPA Grant, will be beneficial examples for the dissemination of urban environmental information throughout the whole District area, and for other cities, NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE METROPOLITAN ST. LOUIS SEWER DISTRICT, That the Executive Director and Secretary-Treasurer are hereby authorized on behalf of The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District to accept an Environmental Justice Program Grant of Nineteen Thousand Nine Hundred Sixty Dollars ($19,960.00) from the United States Environmental Protection Agency to fund the District's participation in the Community Access to Environmental Education Program. BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, That the Executive Director and Secretary- Treasurer are authorized to execute any and all documents necessary to effect the acceptance of the aforesaid EPA Grant. The foregoing Resolution was adopted November 14, 1996.