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Res 1974 Supporting Tarrant County Funding of Housing and Community Development Act of 1974rp 0"1i N4 RESOLUT!ONREGARDING G14-YCSF Westlak(, PART I C I PAT 10 TAR RANT COUNTY'S APPLlCATl6´┐ŻN(_GT(j[5__ WHEREAJ, the 93rd Session of the Congress passed and ille President of the ,.S. signed into low, 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 Ill, Section 64 of the Texas Constitution authorizes Texas counties 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 Vlestlake that the City Council of Westlake p Texas supports the application of Tarrant County for funding of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974. 17o this end: (1) file City of Westlake Texas asks that its population be included willh, that of Tarrant County, Texas. (2) authorizes Tarrant County io assist the City of Westlake at their request in undertaking "certain essential community development and housing assistance activities" within their corporate limits and (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® Aoyo r Howard Dudley ;iy Secretary ,varida G. WhAte