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COUNTY OF HAWAII <br />STATE OF HAWAII <br />RESOLUTION NO. , 744 18 <br />A RESOLUTION TRANSFERRING/APPROPRIATING AN APPROPRIATION OUT <br />AND FROM A DESIGNATED FUND ACCOUNT AND CREDITING SAME TO A <br />DESIGNATED FUND ACCOUNT TO PROVIDE A GRANT TO THE BIG ISLAND <br />RESOURCE CONSERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL TO ASSIST THE <br />KONA SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT WITH EXPENSES FOR <br />EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS. <br />WHEREAS, the Big Island Resource Conservation and Development Council <br />(BIRCDC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that supports conservation, agricultural research, <br />and economic development on Hawaii Island; and <br />WHEREAS, BIRCDC is collaborating with the Kona Soil and Water Conservation <br />District (KSWCD) to develop educational materials relating to land degradation and soil <br />depletion in the Kona district to be distributed at workshops and site visits; and <br />WHEREAS, BIRCDC is requesting funds to assist KSWCD with expenses for <br />developing educational materials, resource booklets, and brochures; and <br />WHEREAS, the Department of Research and Development strives to increase <br />communication, interaction, and understanding between residents and the agriculture industry to <br />ensure the integrity of Hawai`i's unique sense of place; and <br />WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 2-139(a)(2)(A) of the Hawaii County Code, <br />Contingency Relief funds shall be transferred to an accepting County department/agency via <br />resolution identifying the nonprofit organization and the specific program, project, event, <br />activity, service, equipment, materials, or supplies for which the grant shall be used; now, <br />therefore, <br />BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE COUNTY OF HAWAII that <br />Contingency Relief funds from Council District 7 will be appropriated to the Department of <br />Research and Development to provide a grant to the Big Island Resource Conservation and <br />Development Council to assist the Kona Soil and Water Conservation District with expenses for <br />educational materials to address land. degradation and soil depletion in the Kona district. <br />BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Council of the County of Hawaii hereby <br />transfers/appropriates the following amount as set forth below: <br />