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File #: 0150-2020    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 1/9/2020 In control: Criminal Justice & Judiciary Committee
On agenda: 1/27/2020 Final action: 1/30/2020
Title: To authorize the appropriation of $10,000.00 from the unappropriated balance of the Environmental Court fund to the Franklin County Municipal Court for 2020 to provide funds to pay the costs of supplies and services to support the environmental court; and to declare an emergency. ($10,000.00).
Attachments: 1. Environmental
Explanation

BACKGROUND: This ordinance appropriates $10,000 to the Franklin County Municipal Court from the Environmental Court fund for 2020 to provide funds to pay the cost of supplies and services to promote the mission and support the environmental court efforts, not to supplant existing funds. The intent of these funds is to provide for the purchase of services and other similar environmental court related expenses not currently available to the Court’s environmental department.

FISCAL IMPACT: The funds will be available within the Environmental Court fund to support the requested appropriation level for 2020.

EMERGENCY: An emergency is requested to avoid delay in the payment of expenses related to the operation of the Environmental Court.

Title

To authorize the appropriation of $10,000.00 from the unappropriated balance of the Environmental Court fund to the Franklin County Municipal Court for 2020 to provide funds to pay the costs of supplies and services to support the environmental court; and to declare an emergency. ($10,000.00).

Body

WHEREAS, it is necessary to appropriate funds in order to pay the cost of supplies and services to promote the mission and support the environmental court efforts, not to supplant existing funds, to continue with the enhancement of the environmental court; and

WHEREAS, an emergency exists in the usual daily operation of the Franklin County Municipal Court in that it is immediately necessary to appropriate the aforementioned funds, in order for the environmental court to commence expending these funds, thereby preserving the public health, peace, property, safety and welfare; Now, Therefore,

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBUS:

SECTION 1. That the sum of $10,000 be and is hereby appropriated from the unappropriated balance of the special revenue fund, environmental court, and from all monies estimated to come into said fund from any and all sources unappropriated for any other ...

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