Ordinance_9-20-12

AN ORDINANCE PRESCRIBING CERTAIN MATTERS WITH RESPECT TO THE ELKINS SENIOR CENTER BUILDING PROJECT

WHEREAS, the City of Elkins has applied to the Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC) for a Community and Economic Development Program grant for the Elkins Senior Center Building Project, and;

WHEREAS, one of the conditions to receive AEDC funding is the dedication of the facility for programs and services benefiting senior citizens.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ELKINS, ARKANSAS, that:

Section 1. The City of Elkins hereby declares that the Elkins Senior Center Building, which is situate on lands described on Exhibit A hereto, to be funded in part with AEDC funds, be dedicated exclusively for programs and services benefiting senior citizens.

Section 2. It has been found that the effectiveness of this Ordinance is a necessary element for the receipt of financial assistance, which is essential to the Elkins Senior Center Building Project.

PASSED AND APPROVED on this 20th day of September, 2012.