RESOLUTION NO. 2019-20 – Budget

CITY OF ELKINS, WASHINGTON COUNTY, ARKANSAS A RESOLUTION APPROVING THE 2020 BUDGET FOR THE CITY OF ELKINS, ARKANSAS WHEREAS, the Elkins City Council has received a draft budget from the Mayor of Elkins and finds it is necessary to consider, … Read More

RESOLUTION NO. 2019-19 – Jail Fees

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO EXECUTE A PER CAPITA JAIL FEE AGREEMENT BY AND BETWEEN THE CITY OF ELKINS AND WASHINGTON COUNTY, ARKANSAS FOR THE PURPOSE OF CHARGING MUNICIPALITIES FOR HOUSING OF THEIR PRISONERS IN THE WASHINGTON COUNTY JAIL.  WHEREAS, the Mayor and City Council of the City of Elkins has received a Per Capital Jail Fee Agreement (the “Agreement“) by and between Elkins, Arkansas and Washington County, Arkansas which is attached hereto as Exhibit “A“; and WHEREAS, Washington County has proposed a system for handling the expenses for keeping municipal prisoners at the County Jail in lieu of paying a daily rate and this agreement is in the best interest of the City of Elkins. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Mayor of Elkins, Arkansas, is hereby authorized to execute the Per Capita Jail Fee Agreement with any changes he deems necessary and all further action which may be necessary in order to carry out and perform the purposes and intents of this Resolution and all actions taken by the Mayor in connection therewith are hereby approved, confirmed and ratified. PASSED AND APPROVED by the City Council for the City of Elkins, Arkansas, this 17th day of October , 2019.

RESOLUTION NO. 2019-15 – ACEDP Grant Application

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF ELKINS TO SUBMITT AN ACEDP (ARKANSAS COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM) GRANT APPLICATION TO THE STATE OF ARKANSAS. WHEREAS the City of Elkins is applying for grant funds through ACEDP; and WHEREAS the application … Read More

RESOLUTION NO. 2019-14 – ANTIDISPLACEMENT PLAN, AEDC

A RESOLUTION ESTABLISHING AN ANTIDISPLACEMENT PLAN FOR THE CITY OF ELKINS, ARKANSAS, IN COMPLIANCE WITH AEDC (ARKANSAS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION) GRANTS PROGRAMS WHEREAS Elkins understands its obligation in receiving funds under the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 to … Read More

RESOLUTION No. 2019-16 – Fair Housing Policy

RESOLUTION NO. 2019-16 A RESOLUTION AFFIRMING THE CITY OF ELKINS FAIR HOUSING AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY POLICY WHEREAS the United States Congress has declared that all U.S. citizens have the same right to inherit, purchase, lease, sell, hold, and convey real … Read More

RESOLUTION NO. 2019-13 – CDBG Grant Administrator

Resolution Designating Non-Profit Agency as CDBG Grant Administrator Whereas the City of Elkins, Arkansas, is applying to the Arkansas Economic Development Commission for a giant under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program; and Whereas the City of Elkins recognizes … Read More

RESOLUTION NO. 2019-11 – School Resource Officer

  CITY OF ELKINS, WASHINGTON COUNTY, ARKANSAS A RESOLUTION TO APPROVE AN AGREEMENT FOR A SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER PROGRAM BY AND BETWEEN THE ELKINS SCHOOL DISTRICT AND THE CITY OF ELKINS POLICE DEPARTMENT. WHEREAS, to maintain a safe and secure … Read More