Summary of City of Olathe 2021-2022 Fleet Emission Reduction Project


Contact Information

Organization: Olathe
Contact person: Josh Wood
Title: Fleet Manager
Phone: 9139719027
Organization address: 100 E. Santa Fe
  Olathe, KS    66061

General Information

G8.1 Project title: City of Olathe 2021-2022 Fleet Emission Reduction Project
G8.2 Project description: The City of Olathe 2021-2022 Fleet Emissions Reduction Project: CNG Replacement project seeks to improve regional air quality by replacing 6 diesel powered Solid Waste heavy trucks with cleaner burning and more environmentally sensitive CNG heavy trucks.
G8.3 Project contact: Josh Wood
Fleet Manager
Office: 913-971-9027
Email: jwood@org
G1. Project Type: Alternative Fuel Vehicles & Infrastructure
G2. Funding Stream: CMAQ
G3. TIP Number:
G4. State: Kansas
G5. Project county: 1. Johnson
G6. Project municipality: 1. Olathe
G7. Multiple agencies / jurisdictions? No
G8.4 Purpose and need: Olathe seeks to be an active participant in the quest to reduce pollutants within the region. Pollutants such as diesel emissions, CO2 and NOx contribute to ground level pollution and are particularly harmful to those with respiratory ailments like asthma. Replacing polluting diesel Solid Waste trucks within the City of Olathe’s fleet allows for real opportunities to reduce municipal and regional levels of pollutants and participate in MARC’s efforts to address air quality.
G9. Origin and ending
  Length (Miles):

G10. Functional Classification: Not Applicable
G11. In Transportation Outlook 2040? No   Decade:   --Select--
G12. Muli-Agency Plan? No
G13. Included in a CIP? No
G14. Planning stage: Final Plan
G15. Reviewed by state DOT? --Select--
G16. Right-of-Way acquisition: All acquired or none needed
G17. ROW by local public agency process manual? No
G18. Other unique local goals and objectives? Yes
City of Olathe has both City Council Priorities, and Organizational Goals that this project promotes.

-Pursue environmental stewardship
-Advance safe and efficient transportation choices
-Safeguard our environment and natural resources
-Promote an active and healthy community
G19. Transportation Disadvantaged Population:
G20. Relevant Public Engagement:
G21. Planned Public Engagement: The City of Olathe utilizes Sanitation trucks to advertise environmental programs. The City has put large advertisements on each of the trucks that promote recycling, air quality, clean fuel, and other environmental initiatives. These promotions are seen throughout the City as trucks drive their daily routes.

The City also promotes our green initiatives through social media and news outlets.
G22. Sustainable Places Criteria: ---------------- ---------------- ---------------- ----Natural Resources Protection----------- ---------------- ------
G22.1. Describe CSP relationship:
G23. Implements Sustainable Places Initiatives? No
G24. Serves Regional Activity Center? No
G25. Environmental justice tracts? No
G26. Reduces greenhouse gas emissions? Yes
• Estimated 20-29% reduction in emissions.
• Estimated 30,951 FEWER Gallons of Diesel Fuel Consumed ANNUALLY and 216,557 fewer gallons over the seven year USEFUL LIFE of the vehicles

G27. Natural Resource information:
G28. Community Links at Watershaed Scale:
G29. Explain local land use or comprehensive plans:
G30.1 Complies with MARC’s CSP? Yes
G30.2 Exception to the MARC CSP? No
Traveler Type (All Ages & Abilities)
Mobility Aids:       
Transit Riders:       
Green Streets:       

Project Financial Information

CMAQ Federal amount 168  (Thousands of $)
CMAQ Match amount: 42  (Thousands of $)
CMAQ Year requested: 2021
Source of Local Match: City of Olathe Vehicle and Equipment Replacement Fund
Explain: This is an internal equipment fund, that is funded through "lease" payments from user departments throughout the City.
Scope Change: N/A
Cost Breakdown:
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