There will be a City Council meeting held tonight, May 22, 2017 at 6:00 P.M. in City Council Chambers for purposes of adopting Resolution #17-03. This will be the only item of business on the agenda. This is a duly advertised public meeting and will be open to the public. The text of the Resolution can be found below. This Resolution will allow the City to apply for grant funding to assist with the Flood Protection Project, Phase II.
A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF JEANNETTE, WESTMORELAND COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA AUTHORIZING THE SUBMISSION OF AN APPLICATION TO THE COMMONWEALTH FINANCING AUTHORITY (CFA), COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA FOR A FLOOD MITIGATION GRANT TO FUND IMPROVEMENTS AND ADJUSTMENTS FOR THE CITY OF JEANNETTE FLOOD PROTECTION PROJECT.
WHEREAS, the City of Jeannette (the “City”), a Local Government Unit of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, desires to improve the city and support public safety by implementing flood protection;
WHEREAS, City Council desires to submit an application for a Flood Mitigation Grant to obtain financial assistance to offset any additional costs and expenses of the aforementioned Flood Protection Project;
WHEREAS, the City must acquire the additional funding not to over exceed any proposed/existing budget; and
WHEREAS, City Council desires to appoint and designate certain agents for the purposes of executing all forms and documents necessary to obtain relief under this grant, and authorize such agents to do so.
NOW, THEREFORE, WITH THE FOREGOING RECITALS BEING INCORPORATED HEREIN BY REFERENCE THERETO, THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF JEANNETTE, WESTMORELAND COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, HEREBY RESOLVES AS FOLLOWS:
THIS RESOLUTION IS DULY APPOINTED BY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF JEANNETTE, WESTMORELAND COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, AT A DULY ADVERTISED PUBLIC MEETING HELD THE 22ND DAY OF MAY, 2017.
RESOLVED, ENACTED AND ADOPTED at a meeting held on the 22nd day of May, 2017.
THE CITY OF JEANNETTE
Richard R. Jacobelli
Mayor and President of Council