RESOLUTION NO. 2019 – 1
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR, ON BEHALF OF
THE CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE, TO FILE AN APPLICATION
WITH THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
FOR THE RECREATIONAL TRAILS PROGRAM FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, the State of Ohio, through the Ohio Department of Natural Resources,
administers financial assistance for public recreation purposes, through Recreational Trails
Program (RTP) and/or the Clean Ohio Trails Fund (COTF); and
WHEREAS, the City of St. Clairsville desires financial assistance under the
Recreational Trails Program.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY
OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE, STATE OF OHIO, as follows:
Section 1: That the City of St. Clairsville approves filing an application for The
Recreational Trails Program financial assistance.
Section 2: That the Mayor or Director of Public Services is hereby authorized and
directed to execute and file an application with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources
and to provide all information and documentation required to become eligible for possible
Section 3: That the City of St. Clairsville does agree to obligate the funds required
to satisfactorily complete the proposed project and become eligible for reimbursement under
the terms and conditions of the Recreational Trails Program.
Section 4: That this Resolution is declared to be an emergency measure necessary
for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health and the safety of the residents of
the City of St. Clairsville such that the Council for the City of St. Clairsville desires to apply
for financial assistance with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources for the Recreational
Section 5: That this Resolution shall take effect and be in force from and after the
earliest period allowed by the Charter of the City of St. Clairsville, Ohio.
PASSED at a meeting of the council of the City of St. Clairsville on this 7th day of
January, 2019, by the affirmative vote of 7 members of council.