Baldwin County, Alabama
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File #: 21-0732    Version: 1
Agenda section: Action Items Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 3/26/2021 Meeting type: Baldwin County Commission Regular
On agenda: 4/6/2021 Final action:
Agenda item title: Resolution #2021-066 - Proposed Changes to the Urban Area Designation Criteria
Attachments: 1. Resolution #2021-066 - Opposition to the Proposed Urban Area Designation Criteris for 2020 Census, 2. *BN4 - Proposed Changes to Urban Area.pdf, 3. *BN4-Resolution 2021-066-SIGNED.pdf

Meeting Type:   BCC Regular Meeting

Meeting Date:  4/6/2021

Item Status:   New

From: Joey Nunnally, P.E., County Engineer
           Sarah Hart Sislak, MPO Coordinator

Submitted by:  Lisa Sangster, Administrative Support Specialist IV

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ITEM TITLE

Title

Resolution #2021-066 - Proposed Changes to the Urban Area Designation Criteria

 

Body

STAFF RECOMMENDATION

Recommendation

Adopt Resolution #2021-066 in opposition to the proposed changes to the Urban Area Designation Criteria by the U.S. Census Bureau.

 

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BACKGROUND INFORMATION

 

Previous Commission action/date:  N/A

 

Background:  The U.S. Census Bureau defines urban areas based on certain criteria that is reviewed with each decennial Census. For the 2020 Census, the Bureau is proposing changes to the Urban Area Designation Criteria that could potentially impact the Eastern Shore MPO in a negative way. The proposed criteria is now available for public comment until May 20, 2021. The Eastern Shore MPO Policy Board is requesting each of its member governments to adopt a Resolution of Opposition for submission to the U.S. Census Bureau during the comment period.

 

FINANCIAL IMPACT

 

Total cost of recommendation:  N/A

 

Budget line item(s) to be used:  N/A

 

If this is not a budgeted expenditure, does the recommendation create a need for funding?  N/A

 

 

LEGAL IMPACT

 

Is legal review necessary for this staff recommendation and related documents? 

N/A

 

Reviewed/approved by:  N/A

 

Additional comments:  N/A

 

 

ADVERTISING REQUIREMENTS

 

Is advertising required for this recommendation?  N/A

 

If the proof of publication affidavit is not attached, list the reason: N/A

 

 

FOLLOW UP IMPLEMENTATION

 

For time-sensitive follow up, select deadline date for follow up:  N/A

 

Individual(s) responsible for follow up:  Administration Staff have Resolution executed by Chairman and return to Sarah Hart Sislak for submission to the U.S. Census Bureau.

 

Action required (list contact persons/addresses if documents are to be mailed or emailed):  N/A

 

Additional instructions/notes:  N/A