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Budget Summary FY2017

28000500 - Beach Preservation
Data Current as of:  8/9/2016





Account Description FY2016
Spending
FY2017
GAA
2800-0500 Beach Preservation
For the existing maintenance, operational and infrastructure needs of the metropolitan beaches as set forth in section 70 of chapter 3 of the General Laws; provided, that not less than $900,000 shall be expended for the Metropolitan Beaches in Lynn, Nahant, Revere, Winthrop, East Boston, South Boston, Dorchester, Quincy and Hull to be fully maintained and seasonally staffed as recommended by the Metropolitan Beaches Commission in coordination with the Department of Conservation and Recreation; provided, that not less than $800,000 shall be expended for the Metropolitan Beaches in Lynn, Nahant, Revere, Winthrop, East Boston, South Boston, Dorchester, Quincy and Hull to be fully maintained and seasonally staffed as recommended by the Metropolitan Beaches Commission in coordination with the Department of Conservation and Recreation; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be expended for Save the Harbor/Save the Bay's staff time, consultants and direct expenses to support the ongoing work of the Metropolitan Beaches Commission; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be expended to address the cleanup of Pilayella algae in Lynn, Nahant and Revere; and provided further, that not less than $100,000 shall be expended for matching grants to public and nonpublic entities to support free public events and programs on the metropolitan beaches as part of Save the Harbor/Save the Bay's Better Beaches Grants Program as recommended by the Metropolitan Beaches Commission

1,190,000 1,100,000

Veto Explanation:   I am reducing this item to the amount projected to be necessary.