Resolutions

RESOLUTION NO. 2012-17

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF ELKINS TO SUBMITT AN ACEDP GRANT APPLICATION TO THE STATE.

WHEREAS, the City of Elkins is applying for funds through the Arkansas Community and Economic Development Program, and;

WHEREAS, it is necessary that certain conditions be met as part of the application requirements, and;

WHEREAS, the City of Elkins has conducted a public hearing and has an active Citizen Participation Plan/Community Development Plan, and as part of the application process will receive and considered comments on community development and housing needs, and proposed activities, and;

WHEREAS, as a result of the Community Development Planning activities, the City of Elkins will identify and prioritize the community development and housing needs.

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

The Mayor of Elkins is hereby authorized, on behalf of the City of Elkins, to submit an application to the State of Arkansas for funds, under the Community Development provisions of the Arkansas Community and Economic Development Program, and to expend funds to accomplish such community development activities, if such funds are awarded.

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