2017-16 Apply WPCLF Loan Agr. for WWTP Facilities

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR TO APPLY FOR, ACCEPT, AND ENTER INTO A WATER POLLUTION CONTROL LOAN (“WPCLF”) AGREEMENT ON BEHALF OF THE CITY OF MARION, OHIO FOR PLANNING, DESIGN AND/OR CONSTRUCTION OF WASTEWATER FACILITIES; AND DESIGNATING A DEDICATED REPAYMENT SOURCE FOR THE LOAN, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

WHEREAS, the City of Marion seeks to upgrade its existing wastewater facilities; and

WHEREAS, the City of Marion intends to apply for Waste Pollution Control Loan Fund (“WPCLF”) for the planning, design and/or construction of the wastewater facilities; and

WHEREAS, the Ohio WPCLF requires the government authority to pass legislation for application of a loan and the execution of an agreement as well as designating a dedicated repayment source;

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

Section 1.     That the Public Works Director be and is hereby authorized to apply for WPCLF loan, sign all documents for and enter into a WPCLF with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and the Ohio Water Development Authority for plan, design and/or construction of wastewater facilities on behalf of the City of Marion, Ohio.

Section 2.     That the dedicated source of repayment will be the Sanitary Sewer Improvement Fund.

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 due to the Waste Water Treatment Plant Loan Fund 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:                                   Kate Fisher

                                                  President of Council

 

 

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Mayor Scott Schertzer

 

 

Attest:

 

 

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Clerk of Council