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Res 78-48A Participation in Tarrant County’s Fifth-Year Community Development Block Grant ProgramRESOLUTION #48A RESOLUTION REGARDING CITY OF WESTLAKE 'S PARTICIPATION IN TARRANT COUNTY'S FIFTH -YEAR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM July 17, 1979 -- July 16, 1980 WHEREAS, the 93rd Session of the Congress passed and the President of the U. S. signed into law, the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 for the specific purpose of developing viable communities, and WHEREAS, Tarrant County has been designated as an "URBAN COUNTY" by the Department of Housing and Urban Development entitled to a formula share of program funds provided said County has a combined population of 200,000 persons in its unincorporated areas and its included units of general local governments with which it has entered into cooperative agreements, and further THAT, Article III, Section 64 of the Texas Constitution authorizes Texas coun- ties to enter into cooperative agreements with local governments for essential Community Development and Housing Assistance activities. NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, by the City of Westlake , that the City Council of Westlake , Texas supports the application of Tarrant County for funding of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974. To this end: (1) the City of Westlake , Texas asks that its population be included with that of Tarrant County, Texas; (2) authorizes Tarrant County to cooper- ate with the City of Westlake Westlake in undertaking or assist the City of in undertaking essential Community Development and Housing Assistance activities, specifically urban renewal and publicly assisted housing if these activities are specified in the application, and all other activities listed as "Community Development Program Activities Eligible for Assistance" under Public Law 93-383, The Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, Title I, Section 105, and listed as "Eligible Activities" under the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 24, Chapter V, Part 570 as amended, "Community Development Block Grants." (3) authorizes the Mayor of Westlake , Texas to sign such additional forms as requested by the Department of Housing and Urban Development pursuant to the purposes of this Resolution. i PASSED AND APPROVED this day ofd �- >>� c 1978. ATTEST: p`ty Secretary APPROVED: 1" l� u Mayor Commissioners' Court Clerk County fudge