Legislative Highlights From Monday, January 23rd, 2023
ORDINANCE 15-2023 authorizing the Mayor, or his designee to apply for, accept, and expend an award under the OCJS Law Enforcement Violence Reduction and Staffing grant program; and declaring an emergency. This award will be used to fund personnel costs, equipment and supplies, software tools, and dash cameras for marked cruisers.
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ORDINANCE authorizing an amendment to the 2021 Consolidated Annual Action Plan to include HOME American Rescue Plan (HOME-ARP) funding as an eligible activity and authorizing the Director of Planning and Urban Development to enter into all necessary agreements for the operation and term of the Programs; and declaring an emergency. This legislation was referred to the Planning & Economic Development Committee for a public hearing to be held on January 30th. Public hearings are advertised in the Akron Beacon Journal and on our website at least 15 days prior to the public hearing. Please view the notice to learn more about how you can participate!
You can see all the legislation discussed during the January 23rd meeting at: https://onlinedocs.akronohio.gov/OnBaseAgendaOnline/