ORDINANCE NO. 2016-26
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE ADMINISTRATOR OF THE VILLAGE OF ANTWERP TO ENTER INTO AN INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR AGREEMENT FOR A HOUSING INSPECTOR IN ACCORDANCE WITH ORDINANCE NO. 2016-17; AND DECLARING THE SAME AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, the Council of the Village of Antwerp, Ohio passed Ordinance No. 2016-17 adopting minimum building standards for residential properties in the Village of Antwerp, Ohio (the “Village”); and
WHEREAS, the Council designated a housing inspector in Ordinance No. 2016-17 for implementation of the ordinance and enforcement of the minimum building standards set forth therein; and
WHEREAS, the Village desires to enter into an Independent Contractor Agreement with Bruce Essex for the housing inspector in accordance with Ordinance No. 2016-17.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the Village of Antwerp, County of Paulding, State of Ohio:
Section 1. The Administrator of the Village of Antwerp, Ohio, is hereby authorized to enter into the Independent Contractor Agreement by and between the Village and Bruce Essex for him to be the housing inspector in accordance with Ordinance No. 2016-17. A true and accurate copy of said Agreement is attached hereto and incorporated herein by reference.
Section 2. It is found and determined that all formal actions of the Council of the Village of Antwerp, Ohio, concerning and relating to the passage of this Ordinance were adopted in an open meeting of the Council, and that all deliberations of the Council and any of its committees that resulted in such formal action, were in meetings open to the public, and in compliance with all legal requirements.
Section 3. This Ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health, safety and welfare of the Village and to implement the provisions of Ordinance No. 2016-17. This Ordinance shall take effect and be in force immediately after its passage and approval; otherwise, it shall take effect and be in force from and after the earliest period allowed by law.
PASSED: September _____, 2016.
Ray DeLong, Mayor
Aimee Lichty, Fiscal Officer