AN ORDINANCE
NO.________


An ordinance amending Ordinance No. 98-30, No. 00-106, No. 01-29 and No. 08-69 to expand the existing Enterprise Zone, known also as the Columbus Business Development Center in accordance with the 2010 U.S. Decennial Census Data.
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WHEREAS, the Council of Columbus, Georgia proposes to expand the existing boundaries of the enterprise zone to include the designated area (shown in stripped area on Exhibit A) which is contiguous and meets the requirements of the Enterprise Zone Employment Act of 1997, O.C.G.A Section 36-88-1 et.seq.


NOW THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA HEREBY ORDAINS:
SECTION 1.

That the Council has found that the area designated in Exhibit A attached hereto and incorporated herein meets the qualifications of the Enterprise Zone Employment Act of 1997 and hereto amends to the existing boundaries of the enterprise zone to include this area as part of the “Columbus Business Development Center.”
SECTION 2.

That this ordinance shall take effective on January 1, 2015.
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Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia, held on the 26th day of August, 2012, introduced a second time at a regular meeting of said Council held on the _____ day of ______, 2014, and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of _____ members of said Council.


Councilor Allen voting___________.
Councilor Baker voting___________.
Councilor Barnes voting__________.
Councilor Davis voting___________.
Councilor Henderson voting_______.
Councilor Huff voting____________.
Councilor McDaniel voting________.
Councilor Pugh voting____________.
Councilor Thomas voting__________.
Councilor Woodson voting_________.


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SANDRA T. DAVIS TERESA PIKE TOMLINSON
DEPUTY CLERK MAYOR




EXHIBIT A


boundaries to include US Census Tracts 111, 27, 33.02, 33.01, and parts of others.


EXHIBIT B

ENTERPRISE ZONE ADMINISTRATIVE POLICIES