RESOLUTION NO. 805 OF 2012 RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING CITY
RESOLUTION NO. 805 OF 2012 RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING CITY TO APPLY FOR GRANT WITH THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
WHEREAS, the State of Louisiana Office of Community Development offers grant funds through the Local Government Assistance Program (“LGAP”) to assist units of local governments with funding for needed infrastructure and long-term capital improvements in rural areas; and, WHEREAS, the City is eligible to participate in the LGAP program with a maximum grant ceiling amount of $50,000; and, WHEREAS, the City desires to submit a Fiscal Year 2012/2013 LGAP grant application (the “Application”) through LGAP; NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA:
§1. The City submit the Application through LGAP.
§2. The Mayor, Dan Hollingsworth, is authorized and empowered to execute the Application with LGAP pursuant to such terms and conditions as he shall deem advisable, and he is authorized to execute any other documents necessary to complete the Application and do any and all things necessary and proper to carry out this Resolution and to fulfill its objects and purposes.
§3. This Resolution shall become effective upon final adoption and signature of the Mayor.
Said Resolution having been read and considered by a quorum of the Board of Aldermen, on motion to adopt by Alderman Elmore Mayfield, seconded by Alderman Jedd Lewis, a record vote was taken and the following result was had:
YEA: ALDERMAN JEDD LEWIS
ALDERMAN ELMORE MAYFIELD
ALDERMAN JIM PEARCE
ALDERWOMAN MARIE S. RIGGS
ABSENT: ALDERWOMAN GLENDA HOWARD
WHEREUPON, the presiding officer declared the above Resolution duly adopted in full on this the 10th day of September, 2012.
EMMETT GIBBS, CLERK DAN HOLLINGSWORTH, MAYOR
1td: September 14, 2012