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File #: RES. 2020-R019    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 3/10/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 5/26/2020 Final action: 5/26/2020
Title: To request that the Chief Administrative Officer cause the appropriate departments in the City's Administration to incorporate, to the extent permitted by law, the applicable recommendations of the Advisory Task Force for the Economic Revitalization of South Richmond in the development of the City's Master Plan.
Patrons: Reva Trammell, Michael Jones, Stephanie Lynch, Ellen Robertson, Kimberly Gray, Kristen Nye
Attachments: 1. Res. No. 2020-R019

Title

To request that the Chief Administrative Officer cause the appropriate departments in the City’s Administration to incorporate, to the extent permitted by law, the applicable recommendations of the Advisory Task Force for the Economic Revitalization of South Richmond in the development of the City’s Master Plan.

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WHEREAS, by Ordinance No. 2014-093, adopted April 10, 2017, as amended by Ordinance No. 2017-137, adopted July 24, 2017, the Council established the Advisory Task Force for the Economic Revitalization of South Richmond (hereinafter, the “Task Force”) to provide advice to the Council, the Mayor, and other City agencies concerning strategies and initiatives to improve the economic health of and promote economic development in certain areas and along certain corridors of South Richmond; and

WHEREAS, in a report entitled “Report of the Task Force on the Economic Revitalization of South Richmond” and dated December 2, 2019, the Task Force provided the City with recommendations concerning the strategies and initiatives to improve the economic health of and promote economic development in certain areas and along certain corridors of South Richmond; and

WHEREAS, the Council believes that it is in the best interests of the citizens of the City of Richmond that the Council request that the Chief Administrative Officer cause the appropriate departments in the City’s Administration to incorporate, to the extent permitted by law, the applicable recommendations of the Advisory Task Force for the Economic Revitalization of South Richmond in the development of the City’s Master Plan;

NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RICHMOND:

That the Council requests that the Chief Administrative Officer cause the appropriate departments in the City’s Administration to incorporate, to the extent permitted by law, the applicable recommendations of the Advisory Task Force for the Economic Revitalization of South Richmond in the development of the City’s Master Plan.