RESOLUTION NUMBER 08-17
AUTHORIZING NEW REGIONAL SAFETY GROUP
WHEREAS, Minnesota Statutes, Section 471.59 authorizes governmental units by agreement of their governing bodies to jointly or cooperatively exercise any power common to them; and
WHEREAS, the League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust has created the Regional Safety Group Initiative to offer training to cities who form regional safety groups; and
WHEREAS, the City Council finds that it is in the best interest of the City to create a Regional Safety Group (“RSG”) formed by agreements of other cities (the “Establishing Agreement”); and
WHEREAS, the Establishing Agreement allows the City to begin a new RSG upon adoption of a resolution agreeing to all terms of the Establishing Agreement,
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOUNTAIN IRON, MINNESOTA:
1. Authorizes the Mayor and City Administrator to sign this resolution evidencing the city/entity’s intent to become a member of the RSG; and
2. The City agrees to be bound by all the terms of the Establishing Agreement.
DULY ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL THIS 6th DAY OF MARCH, 2017.
Mayor Gary Skalko