BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF STARKE COUNTY, INDIANA
RESOLUTION NO. 2019-07
WHEREAS, IC 36-7-25-4 authorizes Starke County (“County”) and the Knox Redevelopment Commission (“City Redevelopment Commission”) to jointly undertake economic development projects in contiguous areas within each unit’s jurisdiction;
WHEREAS, the City Redevelopment Commission did on October 30, 2015, as confirmed on November 23, 2015 by a confirmatory resolution, establish the Knox Industrial Park Economic Development Area (“Original Area”) as an economic development area under IC 36-7-14 and IC 36-7-25 (collectively, “Act”);
WHEREAS, the City Redevelopment Commission now desires to expand the Original Area (“Proposed Expansion”); and
WHEREAS, a portion of the Proposed Expansion is within the jurisdiction of the Starke County Redevelopment Commission (“County Commission”) and is contiguous with the Original Area and located within the jurisdiction of the County Commission, with such parcels listed on the attached Exhibit A (“County Area”);
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF STARKE COUNTY, INDIANA;
Section 1. The Board of Commissioners hereby assigns the jurisdiction of the County Area to the City Redevelopment Commission for the purposes set forth in the Act.
Section 2. The City Redevelopment Commission may take all action in the County Area that could be taken by a redevelopment commission in an allocation area in the manner and to the extent provided for in the Act.
Section 3. This resolution shall be effective upon passage.
Adopted this 6th day of May, 2019, by a vote of 3 to 0.
BOARD OF CONMISSIONERS OF STARKE COUNTY, INDIANA