2011-44

ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE ESTABLISHEMENT OF A CORF GRANT FUND, FURTHER ENABLING THE MECHANISIMS NECESSARY TO COMPLETE THE CLEAN OHIO REVITALIZATION PROJECT AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED IN ORDINANCE 2010-12, APPROPRIATING MONIES ASSOCIATED THEREWITH AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

WHEREAS, the Council and Administration have previously by companion Ordinance (2010-12) enabled the Linden Place Redevelopment Project utilizing Clean Ohio Revitalization Grant Funding, and

WHEREAS, Council finds it necessary to ratify the previous activities, specifically authorizing the City Auditor to create the CORF Grant Fund and provide for appropriations of pass through monies,

BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the City of Marion, Marion County, Ohio:

Section 1. The Council previously enabling and authorizing the Linden Plane Redevelopment Project utilizing Clean Ohio Revitalization Grant Funding by previous Ordinances, including but not limited to 2010-12, does hereby specifically authorize the Auditor to create the CORF Grant Fund,

Section 2. The Council authorizes the Auditor to make the necessary appropriations of flow through monies from the State up to the grant amount of Two Million Dollars ($ 2, 000,000.00) and making all necessary, approved expenditures associated with the aforementioned Grant.

Section 3. That this ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, welfare and safety of the City of Marion and the inhabitants thereof, and due to immediate need to provide for the accounting of project funds and not cause any delay with the beneficial project, and as such, shall take effect and be in force immediately upon its passage and approval by the Mayor, provided it receives the affirmative vote of two-thirds of all members elected to Council; otherwise it shall become effective from and after the earliest period allowed by law.


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Approved: Dave Edwards
President of Council


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Mayor Scott Schertzer


Attest;


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Clerk of Council