Ordinance 2017-24

AN EMERGENCY ORDINANCE
AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE MAYOR
AND PRESIDENT OF COUNCIL TO ENTER INTO AN
UPDATED REGIONAL HEALTHCARE CONTRACT
WITH THE COUNTY OF CUYAHOGA, OHIO

WHEREAS,  the County of Cuyahoga, Ohio is requiring all participating employers in the regional healthcare plan to execute an updated Regional Healthcare Contract; and

WHEREAS, Mayfield Village desires to enter into an updated Regional Healthcare Contract with the County of Cuyahoga, Ohio; and

WHEREAS, this Council finds and determines that it is appropriate for Mayfield Village to enter into a Regional Healthcare Contract with the County of Cuyahoga, Ohio.

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

SECTION 1.  The Council of Mayfield Village, Ohio hereby authorizes and directs the Mayor and President of Council to enter into a Regional Healthcare Contract with the County of Cuyahoga, Ohio as set forth in Exhibit “A”, which is attached and incorporated herein.

SECTION 2.  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 3. This Ordinance 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.