Community Dev. Block Grant appropriation
BOARD BILL # 119 INTRODUCED BY ALDERMAN ALFRED WESSELS, JR. An ordinance, recommended by the Board of Estimate and Apportionment, ratifying the actions of the Mayor of the City of St. Louis, in submitting, on behalf of the City, a Substantial Amendment to the 2008 Consolidated Plan to the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development ("HUD") as required to apply for funding under the Federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (“ARRA”) Community Development Block Grant Program (“CDBG-R”), authorizing and directing the Mayor and the Comptroller on behalf of the City to enter into and execute agreements with HUD for the receipt of 2008 CDBG-R funds, appropriating the sum of Five Million Three Hundred Thirty Three Thousand Three Hundred Forty Eight Dollars ($5,333,348) which additional amount the City has been allocated for the 2008 Program Year, authorizing and directing the Director of the Community Development Administration ("CDA") to contract with municipal agencies, non-profit corporations and other entities, as necessary for the expenditure of CDBG-R funds, and directing the Comptroller to issue warrants thereon upon the City Treasury; and containing an emergency clause.
Board Bill Number: 119
Sponsor: Fred Wessels Jr.
Committee: Housing, Urban Development and Zoning