WHEREAS, the Board of County Commissioners for Hood River County intends to declare its intention to form a county-wide special library district pursuant to ORS 198 and ORS 357 whose boundaries would include the City of Hood River;
WHEREAS, Hood River County is requesting a resolution from the city councils of the City of Hood River and the City of Cascade Locks to be attached to the County’s order declaring its intent to form the district;
WHEREAS, ORS 198.835 states that “[i]f any part of the territory subject to formation of a district under this section is within a city, the order shall be accompanied by a certified copy of a resolution of the governing body of the city approving the order; and
WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Hood River is willing to provide such a resolution.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Hood River City Council that:
The City Council of the City of Hood River approves the order of the County of Hood River declaring its intent to form a library district encompassing Hood River County and including the City of Hood River.
Approved by the Hood River City Council the 23rd day of November, 2009, to take effect immediately.
Arthur Babitz, Mayor
Jennifer McKenzie, City Recorder