Be it resolved by the City Council/Quorum Court of Elkins, State of Arkansas a resolution entitled: Authorization for Submission of Application for Rural Community Development Grant by the Elkins Public Library

A Resolution authorizing the Mayor of Elkins to apply for a grant of behalf of the Elkins Public Library.

Whereas, the Elkins City Council has determined that the Elkins Public Library meets eligibility requirements necessary to apply for a grant under the Arkansas Rural Community Grant Programs; and

Whereas, the Elkins Public Library has presented plans to establish a computer training center; and

Whereas, the City Council of Elkins recognizes the need for the project, concurs its importance, and supports the Elkins Public Library in its efforts to proceed with the same; and

Whereas, the Elkins Public Library has furnished proof that they have raised $5,000 through community cash and/or in-kind donations to be applied to the project as a local match (if applicable);

Be it further resolved, that the Mayor of Elkins is hereby authorized to submit an application of formal request to the Arkansas Rural Development Commission for purposes of securing state grant funds in the amount of$ 5,000 to aid and assist the Elkins Public Library in executing the proposed project described herein and that the Mayor or Recorder/Treasurer of Elkins is further authorized to administer the grant funds for the same project.