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File #: 2022-069    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/17/2022 In control: Board of Directors
On agenda: 2/23/2022 Final action: 2/23/2022
Title: U.S. Bank Successor Trustee
Sponsors: Nicolette Bateson
Indexes: Finance
Attachments: 1. 2.0 US Bank Notification Letter, 2. 3.0 GLWA Successor Trustee Dislcosure Posting_water, 3. 4.0 GLWA Successor Trustee Disclosure Posting_sewer
U.S. Bank Successor Trustee

Agenda of: February 23, 2022
Item No.: 2022-069
Amount: N/A

TO: The Honorable
Board of Directors
Great Lakes Water Authority

FROM: Suzanne R. Coffey, P.E.
Interim Chief Executive Officer
Great Lakes Water Authority

DATE: February 23, 2022

RE: U.S. Bank Successor Trustee


Upon recommendation of Nicolette N. Bateson, Chief Financial Officer//Treasurer, the Board of Directors (Board) of the Great Lakes Water Authority (GLWA), ratifies and confirms the appointment of U.S. Bank Trust Company, National Association as successor to U.S. Bank National Association as trustee and authorizes the CEO to take such other action as may be necessary to accomplish the intent of this vote.

U.S. Bank National Association has transferred substantially all of its corporate trust business to its affiliate, U.S. Bank Trust Company, National Association, effective January 29, 2022 as described in the notification letter from U.S. Bank included as support with this Board letter. It is our understanding there are no operational or location changes. However, staff does recommend that the GLWA Board of Directors take an administrative action to formally ratify and confirm the appointment of U.S. Bank Trust Company, National Association as successor to U.S. Bank National Association as trustee.
It should also be noted that, as a result of this change, GLWA was required to file an event disclosure to comply with the notice of certain events as identified in Securities and Exchange Commission Rule 15c2-12. This rule required GLWA to disclose this information within 10 business days of U.S. Bank's notification on January 29, 2022 resulting in a notice filing date no later than February 11, 2022. GLWA staff filed this notice on February 9, 2022. A copy of both the water and sewer notices also follow this Board letter.

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