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Ordinance 19-O-11

Notice of Public Hearing

Notice of Public Hearing
Ordinance 19-O-11

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

College Park City Hall, 2nd Floor Council Chambers

An Ordinance Authorizing And Empowering City Of College Park (The “City”) To Sell And Issue From Time To Time, Upon Its Full Faith And Credit, One Or More Series Of (1)(A) General Obligation Bonds And (B) General Obligation Bond Anticipation Notes, Each In An Original Aggregate Principal Amount Not Exceeding Nineteen Million Dollars ($19,000,000), And (2) General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Subject To The Limitations Provided For Herein, The Proceeds Of The Sale Thereof To Be Used And Applied For The Public Purpose Of Financing, Reimbursing Or Refinancing Costs Of The Projects Identified Herein As (I) New City Hall And (Ii) Duvall Field Renovation – Phase 2; Specifying The Maximum Original Principal Amount Of The Bonds And The Bond Anticipation Notes To Be Allocated To Such Projects, Subject To Reallocation By The City In Accordance With Applicable Budgetary Procedures Or Law; Initially Determining The Manner In Which Each Series Of The Bonds, The Bond Anticipation Notes And The Refunding Bonds (Each A “Series Of The Obligations” Or The “Obligations”) Shall Be Sold, Unless By Resolution The Mayor And Council Of The City (The “Mayor And Council”) Provides For The Sale Of Any Series Of The Obligations By Another Permissible Manner; Authorizing The Mayor And Council To Determine Or Provide By Resolution For Various Matters Relating To The Authorization, Sale, Security, Issuance, Delivery, Payment And Prepayment Or Redemption Of And For Each Series Of The Obligations; Pledging The City’s Full Faith And Credit And Unlimited Taxing Power To The Prompt Payment Of Debt Service On The Obligations And Providing For The Imposition Of Ad Valorem Taxes Sufficient For Such Purposes; Providing That Debt Service On The Obligations Also May Be Paid From Any Other Lawfully Available Sources; Providing That Certain Actions May Be Taken Or Provided For By Resolution In Connection With The Reissuance Of Any Obligations; Providing That Any Of The Obligations May Be Consolidated With Any Bonds, Bond Anticipation Notes And/Or Refunding Bonds Authorized By The Mayor And Council And Issued As A Single Series; Authorizing, Empowering And Directing Officials And Employees Of The City To Take Certain Actions In Connection With The Obligations; Authorizing Modifications Of The Obligations To Be Made By Resolution Unless Another Action Is Required; Providing That This Title Be Deemed A Fair Summary Of This Ordinance For All Purposes; Providing That The Provisions Of This Ordinance Shall Be Liberally Construed; And Otherwise Generally Relating To The Sale, Issuance, Delivery And Payment Of And For The Obligations.


Copies of this Ordinance may be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office, 4500 Knox Road, College Park, MD 20740, or by calling 240-487-3501, or visit www.collegeparkmd.gov.


All Public Hearings will be held in the 2nd floor Council Chambers at City Hall, 4500 Knox Road, College Park. Parking passes will be available from the front window. All interested parties will have the opportunity to be heard.


If you are unable to appear in person, you may submit written comment prior to the Public Hearing. In order to be received by the Council as part of the record, the comment must include the specific topic to which it relates and the full name and address of the person submitting the comment. Written comment should be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on the day of the hearing to cpmc@collegeparkmd.gov.


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