Item No: 5P.
Meeting Date: August 27, 2012
From: Ken Thomas, Director of Housing & Economic Development
Subject: Resolution appointing the Citizen Advisory Task Force for the 2012 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Neighborhood Revitalization
Staff recommends the City Commission approve appointments to the CATF for the 2012 CDBG Neighborhood Revitalization application.
City staff recommends the City Commission authorize staff to prepare a Community Development Block Grant Economic Development application for the 2012 funding cycle. The program requires that a Citizen Advisory Task Force be established to provide a recommendation to the City Commission on the final project(s). The CATF must be comprised of residents and/or business owners. The CATF will meet during the month of August to review the proposed project and design.
Staff recommends the following for the CATF:
Wynderlon Blue (906 Beecher Street)
Leslie Johnson (1070 Tuskegee Street)
Agnes Berry (900 McCormack Street)
Abraham Conner (910 Georgia Avenue)
Mary Rowell (1017 Beecher Street)
1. Approve the recommended CATF members or;
2. Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate
There is no direct fiscal impact related to the appointment of the CATF members. The fiscal impact associated with the individual projects will be discussed as part of those agenda items when the projects are properly defined.
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Reviewed by: Dept. Head ________
Finance Dept. __________________
Deputy C.M. ___________________
City Manager ___________________
Account No. _________________
Project No. ___________________
WF No. ______________________
RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEEBSURG, FLORDA APPOINTING THE CITIZENS ADVISORY TASK FORCE CONSISTING OF AGNES BERRY, WYNDERLON BLUE, LESLIE JOHNSON, ABRAHAM CONNER, AND MARY ROWELL TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT APPLICATION; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA:
THAT the City Commission hereby appoints the Citizen Advisory Task Force (CATF) to make recommendations for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application submission to the Department of Community Affairs. The CATF shall consist of the following: Agnes Berry, Wynderlon Blue, Leslie Johnson, Abraham Conner, and Mary Rowell.
THAT this resolution shall become effective immediately.
PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida, at a regular meeting held the _27th____ day of _August________ 2012.