A RESOLUTION
No._____


WHEREAS, this Council is in the process of studying options for renovation or replacement of the current Government Center building at the county site in Columbus, Georgia;

WHEREAS, Chapter 4 of Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated sets petition and referendum requirements to relocate a county site;

WHEREAS, this Council deems it appropriate to seek relief from the mandate of voter petition and referendum in the case of a consolidated government which desires to relocate a county site.

NOW, THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA HEREBY RESOLVES:

We hereby respectfully request that the local legislative delegation to the Georgia General Assembly introduce legislation adding a new code section to Chapter 4 of Title 36 so as to clarify that the requirements of that Chapter are not applicable to consolidated governments.

Let a copy of this resolution be forwarded by the Clerk of Council to each member of the local delegation to the Georgia General Assembly.
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Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia held on the ______ day of February, 2019 and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of _____ members of Council.

Councilor Allen voting _____________.
Councilor Barnes voting _____________.
Councilor Crabb voting _____________.
Councilor Davis voting _____________.
Councilor Garrett voting _____________.
Councilor House voting _____________.
Councilor Huff voting _____________.
Councilor Thomas voting _____________.
Councilor Pugh voting _____________.
Councilor Woodson voting _____________.




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Sandra T. Davis B.H. “Skip” Henderson, III
Clerk of Council Mayor