Ordinance 2015-19

AN EMERGENCY ORDINANCE
ADOPTING A TAX BUDGET
FOR MAYFIELD VILLAGE, OHIO
FOR THE TAX YEAR 2016

WHEREAS, Section 5705.28 of the Ohio Revised Code requires that, on or before the 15th day of July in each year, the taxing authority of each subdivision adopt a tax budget for the next succeeding fiscal year; and

WHEREAS, the proposed tax budget for Mayfield Village, Ohio, for the year 2016 has been prepared by the Director of Finance in the form prescribed by law; and

WHEREAS, two (2) copies of the said budget have been placed on file in the Office of the Director of Finance for public inspection more than ten (10) days prior to the adoption of this Ordinance; and

WHEREAS, the Council on Monday, July 6, 2015 will hold a public hearing on the said proposed budget, and notice of said hearing will be published not less than ten (10) days prior to the date thereof in a newspaper having general circulation with the Village of Mayfield, all as required by Section 5705.30 of the Ohio Revised Code; and

WHEREAS, the Council deems it necessary to adopt the said budget and to submit the same to the Cuyahoga County Budget Commission, as required by law.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF MAYFIELD VILLAGE, OHIO, THAT:

SECTION 1. The tax budget of Mayfield Village, Ohio, showing anticipated receipts and expenditures of the Village for the year 2016, a copy of which is attached hereto, marked Exhibit "A" and incorporated herein as if fully rewritten, be the same and is hereby approved and adopted, pursuant to Section 5705.28 of the Ohio Revised Code.

SECTION 2.  The Clerk of Council is hereby authorized and directed to submit the said budget to the Office of the Cuyahoga County Budget Commission on or before July 20, 2015.

SECTION 3. The Council finds and determines that all formal actions of this Council relating to the adoption of this Ordinance have been taken at open meetings of this Council; and that deliberations of this Council and of its committees, resulting in such formal action, took place in meetings open to the public, in compliance with all statutory requirements including the requirements of Section 121.22 of the Ohio Revised Code.

SECTION 4. This Ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency measure immediately necessary for the health, safety and welfare of the residents of Mayfield Village, Ohio. It shall, therefore, take effect immediately upon the passage by the affirmative vote of not less than five (5) members elected to Council and approval by the Mayor or otherwise at the earliest time allowed by law.