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File #: 18-1141    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Bill Status: Awaiting Mayor's Signature
File created: 10/2/2018 In control: Special Issues: Green Roof Initiative
On agenda: 10/22/2018 Final action: 10/29/2018
Title: A bill for an ordinance establishing a new fund in the Grant and Other Money Projects Fund. Establishes the Green Building Special Projects Fund to receive revenue and make expenditures per the specifications outlined in the companion ordinance to revise the Denver Revised Municipal Code concerning green buildings. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 10-11-18.
Indexes: Zach Rothmier
Attachments: 1. BR18 1141 DOF Green Building SRF, 2. CB18-1141_DOF_Green Building Fund, 3. 18-1141_Filed Bill Green Building Fund.pdf, 4. 18-1141 - signed
Finance Item/Grant Request Template

Date Submitted: 10-2-18

Requesting Agency: Finance
Division:

Subject Matter Expert:

Name: Feven Netsanet
Email: Feven.Netsanet@denvergov.org

Item Title & Description:
(Do not delete the following instructions)
These appear on the Council meeting agenda. Initially, the requesting agency will enter a 2-3 sentence description. Upon bill filling, the City Attorney's Office should enter the title above the description (the title should be in bold font).

Both the title and description must be entered between the red "title" and "body" below. Do not at any time delete the red "title" or "body" markers from this template.
title
A bill for an ordinance establishing a new fund in the Grant and Other Money Projects Fund.
Establishes the Green Building Special Projects Fund to receive revenue and make expenditures per the specifications outlined in the companion ordinance to revise the Denver Revised Municipal Code concerning green buildings. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 10-11-18.
body

Affected Council District(s) or citywide? Citywide

Executive Summary with Rationale and Impact:
Detailed description of the item and why we are doing it. This can be a separate attachment.
This bill request establishes the Green Building Fund, per the companion ordinance that revises the DRMC concerning green buildings. The revenue deposited in the fund will include payments in lieu of implementing vegetative roofs, as specified in the companion ordinance. Allowable uses for this fund include green space acquisition within the city, improvements to existing green space, water quality improvements and green infrastructure, urban forest protection and expansion, green roof creation, and solar adoption and energy efficiency for low-income and affordable housing populations. This will be a cash-ba...

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