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File #: 1549-2020    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 6/24/2020 In control: Economic Development Committee
On agenda: 7/20/2020 Final action: 7/23/2020
Title: To authorize the Department of Building and Zoning Services to extend a revenue contract with the Franklin County Building Department for the provision of residential building plan review services and inspections in the amount of $75,000.00, and to declare an emergency. ($75,000.00)
Explanation

BACKGROUND: In accordance with Section 307.15 and Chapter 3781, Ohio Revised Code, Franklin County proposed and approved, that the City of Columbus, Department of Building and Zoning Services provide residential plan review services and inspections on behalf of Franklin County. Ordinance No. 0402-2020 authorized this agreement. The term of the agreement was from January 1, 2020 through June 30, 2020. Franklin County has requested that this agreement be extended six months to December 31, 2020.

Emergency action is requested in order to ensure timely reimbursement to the City.

FISCAL IMPACT: Expenditures and revenues to provide these services are budgeted in the Development Services Fund, Fund 2240.

Title

To authorize the Department of Building and Zoning Services to extend a revenue contract with the Franklin County Building Department for the provision of residential building plan review services and inspections in the amount of $75,000.00, and to declare an emergency. ($75,000.00)

Body

WHEREAS, Franklin County has a need to provide residential plan review services and inspections for its citizens; and,

WHEREAS, Ordinance No. 0402-2020, passed February 24, 2020, authorized a six-month agreement with Franklin County, and,

WHEREAS, Franklin County has requested to extend the contract with the City of Columbus for the provision of residential plan review services and inspections for six months; and,

WHEREAS, an emergency exists in the usual daily operation of the Department of Building and Zoning Services in that it is immediately necessary to authorize the Director to extend the revenue contract with Franklin County for the immediate preservation of 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 Department of Building and Zoning Services is hereby authorized to extend the revenue contract for the provision of residential plan review...

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