Section 110-305; Res. 138-09; Approving the by-laws of the Tenth Hitt Elm Locust (THELA) Neighborhood Association and recognizing it as the official neighborhood organization for the area described in the bylaws of the Association


Council Bill No. R 138-09

     A RESOLUTION

approving the by-laws of the Tenth Hitt Elm Locust (THELA) Neighborhood Association and recognizing it as the official neighborhood organization for the area described in the bylaws of the Association.

    WHEREAS, on October 7, 1974, the City of Columbia, Missouri, adopted a Neighborhood Organization Policy for the purpose of encouraging citizen participation in local government planning and decision making as it affects the development of individual neighborhoods; and

    WHEREAS, on September 6, 1977, the City of Columbia, Missouri, reaffirmed and amended the Neighborhood Organization Policy.

    NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.    The bylaws of the Tenth Hitt Elm Locust (THELA) Neighborhood Association, submitted as a charter to the Council, are hereby approved.

    SECTION 2.    The City Council hereby recognizes the Tenth Hitt Elm Locust (THELA) Neighborhood Association as the official neighborhood organization for the area described in the bylaws of the Association.

    SECTION 3.    A copy of the bylaws, together with a copy of this resolution, shall be filed in the office of the City Manager.    

    ADOPTED this 15th day of June, 2009.