Resolution Number 2021-41
RESOLUTION NUMBER 2021-41
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING KATHRYN THALMAN, MAYOR OF THE CITY OF
ST. CLAIRSVILLE, TO ACCEPT AND PARTICIPATE IN THE OHIO DEPARTMENT
OF DEVELOPMENT WATER AND WASTEWATER INFRASTRUCTURE PROGRAM
GRANT AND TO EXECUTE AGREEMENTS AND CONTRACTS AS REQUIRED AND
DECLARING AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, the Ohio Department of Development provides financial assistance for water and wastewater infrastructure projects; and
WHEREAS, the City of St. Clairsville is planning to make capital improvements to the water utility for the following project: St. Clairsville Water Distribution System Phase 1 and 2; and
WHEREAS, the proposed improvement herein above described is considered to be a priority need for the community and is a qualified project under the Ohio Department of Development programs; and
WHEREAS, the City of St. Clairsville has been awarded a grant by the Ohio Department of Development for the St. Clairsville Water Distribution System Phase 1 and 2 in the amount of Five Million and 00/100 Dollars ($5,000,000.00) for said project.
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE:
Section 1: The Mayor of the City of St. Clairsville is hereby authorized to accept and participate in the Ohio Department of Development Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Program Grant for the funds as described above on behalf of the City of St. Clairsville.
Section 2: The Mayor of the City of St. Clairsville is authorized to enter into any agreements as may be necessary and appropriate for obtaining this financial assistance.
Section 3: 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.
PASSED at a meeting of the Council of the City of St. Clairsville on this 20th day of December, 2021, by the affirmative vote of 6 members of council.