Series 106 2005 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 106-577; Res. 202-05; Authorizing the City Manager to provide assistance to the victims of Hurricane Katrina
Council Bill No.
authorizing the City Manager to provide assistance to the victims 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, a number of Hurricane Katrina victims have come to
WHEREAS, the City of Columbia wishes to provide special assistance
to these hurricane
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 assistance to victims of Hurricane
Katrina who are staying in Columbia by providing them free passes for city buses and city
SECTION 2. The City Manager is authorized
to allow fund-raising events on city property
for the victims of Hurricane Katrina.
SECTION 3. The City Manager is authorized
to provide such other assistance to the victims
of Hurricane Katrina as he deems expedient.
ADOPTED this 19th day of September, 2005.