Docstoc

Resolution

Document Sample
Resolution Powered By Docstoc
					On motion of _________, seconded by _________, the following resolution was offered:
                                    RESOLUTION NO.
       A resolution ratifying Amendment No. 1 to the Cooperative Endeavor
       Agreement between Jefferson Parish and the Gretna Economic
       Development Association to provide additional funding in the amount of
       Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) to make the cumulative fee
       associated with this agreement Two Hundred Ten Thousand Dollars
       ($210,000.00). (Parishwide)
     WHEREAS, pursuant to Resolution No. 118979, adopted on May 23, 2012, Parish
and the Gretna Economic Development Association entered into that certain
Cooperative Endeavor Agreement dated June 26, 2012; and
     WHEREAS, Art. VII, Sec. 14(C) of the Louisiana Constitution of 1974 provides
that for a public purpose, the State and its political subdivisions or political
corporations may engage in cooperative endeavors with each other or with any other
private association, corporation or individuals; and
     WHEREAS, Parish desires to continue to cooperate with Organization for this
Project, pursuant to the Charter of Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, Article I, § 1.01.15; and
     WHEREAS, the public purpose of the Project is described as: to sponsor a three-
day Heritage Festival open to all citizens of Jefferson Parish that will include live music,
food vendors, and amusement rides, to provide cultural enrichment, increased tourism,
and economic development; and
     WHEREAS, the Parish has a reasonable expectation of receiving the benefits of
an increase in economic development and promotion of the general welfare and
happiness of all Jefferson Parish citizens, that is at least equivalent to the use of Parish
parking lots, specified in the Agreement, and two hundred ten thousand dollars
($210,000.00) consideration described in this Agreement and First Amendment; and
       WHEREAS, Parish desires to amend the Cooperative Endeavor Agreement to
provide additional funding in the amount of Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) to make
the total cumulative fee for this Agreement Two Hundred Ten Thousand Dollars
($210,000.00).
      NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Jefferson Parish Council of
Jefferson Parish, State of Louisiana:
     SECTION 1. That Amendment No. 1 to the Cooperative Endeavor Agreement
between Jefferson Parish and the Gretna Economic Development Association to
provide additional funding in the amount of Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000) to make
the total fee associated with this agreement Two Hundred Ten Thousand Dollars
($210,000.00) is hereby ratified.
     SECTION 2. That all costs associated with this additional funding in the amount
of $10,000 under Amendment No. 1 shall be charged to Account No. 44530-4007-
7680.152(45311.312).
     SECTION 3. That the Chairman of the Jefferson Parish Council, or in his absence
the Vice-Chairman, be and they are, hereby authorized to execute any and all
documents necessary to give full force and effect to this resolution.
The resolution having been submitted to a vote, the vote thereon was as follows:
      YEAS:                        NAYS:                        ABSENT:
The resolution was declared to be adopted on this the___ day of __________, 2012.

				
DOCUMENT INFO
Shared By:
Categories:
Tags:
Stats:
views:0
posted:3/14/2013
language:English
pages:1