city of johnson arkansas logo

RESOLUTION 2009-8

A RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE WILLINGNESS OF THE CITY OF
JOHNSON, ARKANSAS SUPPORT TO JOHNSON CLEAR CREEK TRAILS:
A NOT-FOR-PROFIT, ARKANSAS CORPORATION TO UTILIZE
FEDERAL-AID RECREATIONALS FUNDS.
WHEREAS, Johnson Clear Creek Trails, a not-for-profit Arkansas Corporation
understands Federal-aid Trails Funds are available at 80% federal participation and 20% local
match to develop the Johnson Trail Master Plan, and
WHEREAS, Johnson Clear Creek Trails, a not-for-profit Arkansas Corporation
understands that Federal-aid Funds are available for this project on a reimbursable basis,
requiring work to be accomplished and proof of payment prior to actual monetary
reimbursement, and
WHEREAS, Johnson Clear Creek Trails, a not-for-profit Arkansas Corporation
understands that there will be no reimbursement for any work accomplished prior to the
isusuance by the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department of an official Notice to
Proceed, and
WHEREAS, this project, using federal funding, will be open and available for use by the
general public and maintained by the City of Johnson, Arkansas.
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF JOHNSON,
ARKANSAS THAT:
SECTION I: The City of Johnson will participate in accordance with its designated
responsibility, including maintenance of this project.
SECTION II: The Mayor and Recorder-Treasurer of the City of Johnson is hereby
authorized and directed to execute all appropriate agreements and contracts necessary to expedite
the construction of the above stated project.
SECTION III: The City of Johnson pledges its full support and hereby authorizes the
Johnson Clear Creek Trails, a not-for-profit Arkansas Corporation to cooperate with the
Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department to initiate action to implement this
project.