2016-07

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE MAYOR OF THE CITY OF MARION, OHIO TO PREPARE AND SUBMIT AN APPLICATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE OHIO PUBLIC WORKS COMMISSION STATE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM AND TO EXECUTE CONTRACTS AS REQUIRED, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

WHEREAS, the State Capital Improvement Program provides financial assistance to political subdivisions for capital improvements to public infrastructure, and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Marion, Ohio is planning to make capital improvements for the George Street Sewer Improvements (Project 16-1S), S. Greenwood Street Sewer Improvements (Project 16-2S), and Belmont Street Sewer Improvements (Project 16-3S), and

 

WHEREAS, the infrastructure improvements herein above described are considered to be a priority need for the community and are qualified projects under the OPWC programs,

 

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Council of the City of Marion, Marion County, Ohio:

 

Section 1:  The Mayor is hereby authorized to apply to the OPWC for funds as described above.

 

Section 2:  The Mayor is further authorized to enter into agreement for the George Street Sewer Improvements (Project 16-1S), S. Greenwood Street Sewer Improvements (Project 16-2S), and Belmont Street Sewer Improvements (Project 16-3S), and appropriate for obtaining this financial assistance.

 

Section 3:     That this resolution is hereby declared an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health, welfare and safety of the City of Marion and the inhabitants thereof and for the further reason that it is necessary to meet the State Issue 1 deadline; and as such, shall take effect and be in force immediately upon its passage and approval by the mayor, provided that 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:                                   Dr. Scot Gray

                                                  President of Council

 

 

 

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Mayor Scott Schertzer

 

 

Attest:

 

 

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Clerk of Council