Resolution Number 2022-35
RESOLUTION NUMBER 2022-35
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR OF THE CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE
TO APPLY FOR, ACCEPT, AND ENTER INTO A WATER SUPPLY REVOLVING
LOAN ACCOUNT (WSRLA) AGREEMENT ON BEHALF OF THE CITY OF ST.
CLAIRSVILLE FOR DESIGN AND/OR CONSTRUCTION OF WATER FACILITIES;
AND DESIGNATING A DEDICATED REPAYMENT SOURCE FOR THE LOAN
AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, the City of St. Clairsville seeks to upgrade its existing water facilities; and
WHEREAS, the City of St. Clairsville intends to apply to the Water Supply Revolving Loan Account (WSRLA) for the design and/or construction of the Water Distribution System Improvements Phases 1 and 2; and
WHEREAS, the Ohio Water Supply Revolving Loan Account (WSRLA) 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 ST. CLAIRSVILLE, BELMONT COUNTY, OHIO:
SECTION 1: That Mayor Kathryn Thalman be and is hereby authorized to apply for a WSRLA loan, sign all documents for and enter into a Water Supply Revolving Loan Account (WSRLA) with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and the Ohio Water Development Authority for design and/or construction of water facilities on behalf of the City of Clairsville, Ohio .
SECTION 2: That the dedicated source of repayment will be user fees.
SECTION 3: That this Resolution is declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health, welfare, and safety of the residents of the City of St. Clairsville so that the City can maintain normal operations.
SECTION 4: 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 regular meeting of the Council of the City of St. Clairsville on this 15th day of August, 2022, by the affirmative vote of 6 members of the Council.