WHEREAS, the Village of Riverlea recognizes the need for collaborative, cooperative planning in order to ensure continued growth and prosperity;
WHEREAS, the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission's Mission Statement indicates it is "The regional voice and a catalyst for sustainability and economic prosperity in order to secure a competitive advantage for central Ohio";
WHEREAS, the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission currently includes 60 local governments and has for over 60 years addressed challenges and opportunities associated with growth and development in central Ohio, as well as working with its members to improve the quality of life within the region; and
WHEREAS, the Council of the Village of Riverlea believes it would be advantageous for Mayor Eric MacGilvray to join the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission and to take advantage of the opportunities provided within that organization as a means of benefiting the citizens of Riverlea.
Section 1. The Clerk-Treasurer is authorized to execute necessary documentation and to remit $800 as a membership fee to join the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission. Furthermore, the Village of Riverlea hereby appoints Mayor Eric MacGilvray as their representative to the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission.
Section 2. Open Meetings. That this Council finds and determines that all formal actions of this Council concerning and relating to the passage of this Resolution were taken in an open meeting of this Council and that all deliberations of this Council that resulted in those formal actions were in meetings open to the public in compliance with law.
Section 3. Emergency; Effective Date. That this Resolution is declared to be an emergency measure, effective upon passage, and immediately necessary for the preservation of the health, peace, safety and welfare of the residents of the Village of Riverlea. Such emergency exists in the Village because MORPC is assisting with funding issues for the street and sewer project. Accordingly, this Resolution shall be in full force and effect from and after the earliest date permitted by law after its passage.
Section 4. Publication. That pursuant to Ohio Revised Code Section 731.25, the Council of the Village of Riverlea hereby determines that publication of this Resolution in a newspaper is unnecessary and does hereby determine that this Resolution shall be published by posting copies hereof in the five following places which are determined to be the five most public places in the Village of Riverlea, Ohio:
Eric A MacGilvray, President of CouncilATTEST:
Joshua C. Mehling, Clerk-TreasurerI hereby certify that on the 20th day of January 2016, I posted a copy of the above Resolution in each of the five places heretofore designated by Council as the most public places in the Village of Riverlea and that the same remained there posted continuously for fifteen (15) days.
Joshua C. Mehling, Clerk-TreasurerGo to top of page.