Resolution 2015-12

AN EMERGENCY RESOLUTION
AUTHORIZING THE DISPOSITION OF CERTAIN MUNICIPAL PROPERTY
BY THE FIRE DEPARTMENT OF THE VILLAGE OF MAYFIELD

 WHEREAS, the Fire Department of the Village of Mayfield is in possession of certain property owned by the Village that is no longer needed for public use, or is obsolete or unfit for the use for which it was acquired; and

WHEREAS, Section 721.15 of the Ohio Revised Code requires the disposition of personal municipal property to be authorized by the legislative authority of the municipal corporation; and

WHEREAS, Council deems it necessary and in the best interest to the health, safety and welfare of all Village residents to dispose of such municipal property by authorizing the sale of such property by internet auction.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the Village of Mayfield, County of Cuyahoga and State of Ohio:

SECTION 1.   Municipal property owned by the Village and currently in possession of the Village Fire Department is itemized on the document attached as Exhibit “A.”

SECTION 2.   Upon review of the information provided by the Village Fire Department, Council hereby determines that the property set forth in Exhibit A is municipal property that is no longer needed for public use, or is obsolete or unfit for the use for which it was acquired, and authorizes the sale of such property by internet auction.

SECTION 3.   The sale of the property set forth in Exhibit A shall be conducted by the Chief of the Village Fire Department through the internet auction site govdeals.com, as set forth in the document attached as Exhibit “B.” A minimum of ten (10) calendar days, including Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays, shall be allotted for bidding, and the property shall have minimum reserve pricing as set forth in Exhibit “A”.

SECTION 4.   The Council finds and determines that all formal actions of the Council relating to the adoption of this Resolution 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 5. This Resolution is hereby declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the health, safety and welfare of the residents of Mayfield Village. It shall, therefore, take effect immediately upon 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.