Series 106 2005 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 106-534; Res. 188-05; Authorizing the City Manager to provide emergency assistance to governmental entities needing assistance as a result of Hurricane Katrina
Council Bill No.
authorizing the City Manager to provide emergency assistance to governmental entities
assistance as a result of Hurricane Katrina.
WHEREAS, Hurricane Katrina is an unprecedented natural disaster
that has devastated the
Gulf Coast, displaced hundreds of thousands of people, disrupted life sustaining services and
threatens the health and economy of the region and nation; and
WHEREAS, the City of Columbia has staff and resources that may
be of use in recovering
from this disaster.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF
COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:
SECTION 1. The City Manager is authorized
to provide emergency assistance to any
governmental entity requesting assistance as a result of Hurricane Katrina. Such assistance shall
be provided within the constraints of the city budget and the needs of the residents of the City of
ADOPTED this 6th day of September, 2005.