Section 105-559; Res. 197-04; Approving the 2005-2009 Consolidated Plan, the FY 2005 Action Plan and the Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice


Council Bill No.           R 197-04 A         


A RESOLUTION

approving the 2005-2009 Consolidated Plan, the FY 2005 Action Plan and the Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice; authorizing the City Manager to submit the Plans and Analysis to HUD; authorizing the City Manager to execute funding agreements with HUD; authorizing the City Manager to execute certifications; authorizing the City Manager to respond to comments relating to the Plans; authorizing the City Manager to file a finding of no significant impact; and authorizing the City Manager to request the release of funds.

    SECTION 1.  The City of Columbia Consolidated Plan for 2005-2009 is approved.

    SECTION 2.  The Action Plan for program year 2005 is approved.

    SECTION 3.    The Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice is approved.

    SECTION 4.    The City Manager is authorized to submit the 2005-2009 Consolidated Plan, the FY 2005 Action Plan and the Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

    SECTION 5.    The City Manager is authorized to execute funding agreements with HUD for FY 2005 CDBG and HOME funds and to execute all necessary certifications in connection with the CDBG and HOME Programs.

    SECTION 6.    The City Manager is authorized to respond, on behalf of the City, to comments from the public relating to the 2005-2009 Consolidated Plan and 2005 Action Plan documents.

    SECTION 7.  The City Manager is authorized to file, with HUD, a finding of no significant impact to the environment for activities in the 2005 Action Plan.

    SECTION 8.    The City Manager is authorized to request the release of FY 2005 HOME and CDBG funds described in the 2005 Action Plan.
    
    ADOPTED this 18th day of October, 2004.