A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE
PUBLIC SERVICE DIRECTOR TO FILE AN
APPLICATION WITH THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF
NATURAL RESOURCES TO SECURE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
FOR WORK ASSOCIATED WITH THE CONSTRUCTION OF
A MULTIPURPOSE ATHLETIC COURT AND A SHELTER WITH
TWO ATTACHED RESTROOMS AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, the State of Ohio, through the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, administers financial assistance for public recreation purposes through the federal Land and Water Conservation Fund Program; and
WHEREAS, the City of St. Clairsville Department of Parks and Recreation desires financial assistance under the subject Land and Water Conservation Fund to be utilized for the construction of a multipurpose athletic court and a shelter with two attached restrooms at Central Park.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE, OHIO:
SECTION 1: That the Public Safety Director for the City of St. Clairsville, Ohio 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 funding assistance associated with the multipurpose athletic court and a shelter with attached restrooms project.
SECTION 2: That the City of St. Clairsville, Ohio does agree to obligate the funds required to satisfactorily complete the proposed project and become eligible for reimbursement under the terms of the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
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, Ohio and for the reason that the application deadline of November 15, 2022, for the subject grant funds can be met in a timely manner.
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 meeting of the Council of the City of St. Clairsville on this 7th day of November, 2022, by the affirmative vote of 6 members of the council.