WHEREAS the City of Lincoln, the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska, and the Lower Platte South Natural Resource District have joined together to form the Joint Antelope Valley Authority, and
WHEREAS the three partners have deemed it to be in their mutual interest to coordinate planning and implementation of the public project described in the Antelope Valley Study and the United States Army Corps of Engineers Antelope Creek Feasibility Study, and
WHEREAS the projects of the Antelope Valley Study, which include transportation improvements, drainage/flood improvements, and community revitalization, result in both public costs and benefits, and
WHEREAS the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce recognizes the beneficial impacts of the Antelope Valley Study projects while at the same time acknowledging the contingent nature of federal and state financial participation;
NOW, THEREFORE, be it resolved by the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce that it supports the Antelope Valley Project concept contingent upon the realization of federal, state, and other funding participation at the levels projected under the funding and implementation strategies as set forth in the Antelope Valley Study Plan.
Unanimously Adopted by the Board of Directors on September 14, 2000