2017-19 apply for 2018 Airport Grant for Project #1

 

                        ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE SERVICE DIRECTOR TO

APPLY FOR OHIO AIRPORT GRANT PROGRAM FY 2018 GRANT FUNDS, ADVERTISE FOR BIDS FOR AND ENTER INTO CONTRACT FOR REHABILITATION OF CITY OWNED HANGAR #12 APRON AND TREE OBSTRUCTION REMOVAL ON PROJECT #1 AT THE MARION MUNICIPAL AIRPORT, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

     

WHEREAS, The City of Marion has been given the opportunity to apply for Fiscal year 2018 Ohio Airports Grant Program, known as Project #1,

 

            WHEREAS, This ODOT Fiscal Year 2018 Grant Program will be issued in July of 2017.

 

            WHEREAS, The grant application and final grant award is offered because of these bids. 

 

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

 

Section 1.        That the Service Director is hereby authorized to apply for Ohio Department Of Transportation FY 2018 Grant Program and will be known as Project #1. Cost estimate $140,000.00, ODOT share 95% and City of Marion’s 5%.

           

Section 2.        That the Service Director is hereby authorized and directed to advertise for bids and enter into contract if bids received are less than the total estimate of the consultant and the funds are available, the Safety Director is hereby authorized to enter into contract with the lowest and best bidder.

 

Section 3.        The specifications were prepared by GA Consultants of Maumee, Ohio, who was selected per FAA guidelines and authorized by Ordinance 2014-13.

 

Section 4.    That it is found and determined that all formal actions of this Council concerning and relating to the adoption of this resolution were adopted in an open meeting of this Council, and that all deliberations of this Council, and of any of its committees that resulted in such formal action, were in meetings open to the public in compliance with all legal requirements including Section 121.22 of the Ohio Revised Code.

 

Section 4.         That this Ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the health, welfare and safety of the City of Marion and the inhabitants thereof, and further that this application is due the 1st of May, 2017; 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:                                                        Dr. Scot Gray

                                                                        President of Council

 

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Mayor Scott Schertzer

 

Attest:

 

 

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Clerk of Council