A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO APPLY FOR THE FY 2011 COMMUNITY HOUSING IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM FUNDS (CHIP) WITH THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENT, OFFICE OF HOUSING AND COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY. 

 

WHEREAS, the State of Ohio, Department of Development, provides financial assistance to local governments for the purpose of addressing local needs; and,

 

WHEREAS, the City of Cortland desires to participate in the program to receive financial assistance for Community Housing Improvements; and,

 

WHEREAS, The City of Cortland has the authority to apply for financial assistance and to administer the amounts received from the State of Ohio, Department of Development, through its Community Housing Improvement Program; and,

 

WHEREAS, the Council of the City of Cortland must direct and authorize the Mayor to act in connection with the application and to provide such additional information as may be required; and,

 

WHEREAS, the City of Cortland must assure that certain plans must be in place to minimize or compensate for the displacement or relocation. 

 

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

 

SECTION I: That the Cortland City Council authorizes the Mayor as the official representative of the city of Cortland to make application to participate in the State of Ohio, Department of Development Community Housing Improvement Program, and provide all information and documentation required in said application for submission. 

 

            SECTION II:   It is hereby 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 any of its committees that resulted in such formal actions were in meetings open to the public in compliance with Section 121.22 of the Ohio Revised Code. 

 

SECTION III: That this Resolution is hereby declared to be an emergency measure and shall take effect immediately upon passage and approval by the Mayor for the reason that it is necessary for the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of the City of Cortland, Ohio and for the additional reason that the grant application must be submitted April 1, 2011.

 

PASSED IN COUNCIL THIS ______OF    MARCH    2011.

 

 

ATTEST: ___________________________     _______________________________

                        CLERK OF COUNCIL                     PRESIDENT OF COUNCIL

 

 

FILED W/MAYOR ____________                         __________________________

                                       DATE                                                  MAYOR

 

DATE APPROVED __________

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OFFICIAL SEAL