Series 110 2009 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 110-549; Res. 244-09; Expressing the support of the City of Columbia for Boone County’s application for infrastructure improvements to the Route B corridor
Council Bill No.
expressing the support of the City of Columbia for Boone County s application
improvements to the Route B corridor.
WHEREAS, the Route B corridor area is a core regional employment
district which is home to
many of mid-Missouri s largest employers; and
WHEREAS, the mid-Missouri region will benefit from continued
development in this corridor; and
WHEREAS, the City of Columbia believes that making investments
in Missouri s
infrastructure to serve industrial areas is a positive allocation of transportation funds, especially
given the need for the creation of new jobs to strengthen the United States and local economy.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF
COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:
SECTION 1. The City of Columbia expresses
its support for Boone County s application
for transportation infrastructure improvements to the Route B corridor from a Federal
Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant of the American
Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
SECTION 2. The Mayor is authorized
to express the City s support for Boone County s
application to the Secretary of Transportation.
ADOPTED this 5th day of October, 2009.