RESOLUTION NO. 1542 – AUTHORIZING SEYMOUR REPRESENTATIVES IN MATTERS PERTAINING TO THE CITY’S PARTICIPATION IN THE TEXAS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM.

Nov 13, 2023

RESOLUTION NO. 1542
A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF SEYMOUR, TEXAS AUTHORIZING SEYMOUR REPRESENTATIVES IN MATTERS PERTAINING TO THE CITY’S PARTICIPATION IN THE TEXAS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM.
WHEREAS, the City Council of Seymour desires to develop a viable community, including decent housing and a suitable living environment and expanding economic opportunities, principally for persons of low-to-moderate income; and
WHEREAS, it is necessary and in the best interests of the Seymour to participate in the Texas Community Development Block Grant Program; and
WHEREAS, the City Council of Seymour is committed to compliance with federal, state, and program rules, including the current TxCDBG Project Implementation Manual; and
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE City Council OF Seymour, TEXAS:
That the City Council directs and designates the following to act in all matters in connection with any grant application and the City’s participation in the Texas Community Development Block Grant Program:
● The Mayor and City Administrator shall serve as Seymour’s Chief Executive Officers and Authorized Representatives to
o execute a grant application and any subsequent contractual documents,
o certify environmental review documents between the Texas Department of Agriculture and the Seymour, and
o certify the Payment Request form and/or other forms required for requesting funds to reimburse project costs, and
o be assigned the role of Authorized Official in the TDA-GO grant management system.
● In addition to the above designated officials, should any grant be funded the Finance Director is authorized to
o certify the Payment Request form and/or other forms required for requesting funds to reimburse project costs,
o prepare and submit other financial documentation, and
o be assigned the role of Project Director or Payment Processor in the TDA-GO grant management system.

Passed and approved this 16th day of February, 2023.

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Dr. Jeff Brasher, City Administrator Conchita Torrez, City Secretary
City of Seymour, Texas City of Seymour, Texas