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Ord 47-2002 6/18/2002 ORDINANCE NO. dry" ORDINANCE MAKING AN APPROPRIATION IN THE SPECIAL REVENUE FUND IN THE AMOUNT OF $214,863 FOR THE PUBLIC HEALTH PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE FOR BIOTERRORISM GRANT RECEIVED FROM THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND AUTHORIZING THE CITY MANAGER TO EXECUTE A CONTRACT ACCEPTING SAME; FINDING AND DETERMINING THAT THE MEETING AT WHICH THIS ORDINANCE WAS PASSED WAS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AS REQUIRED BY LAW. WHEREAS, funding for public health emergency preparedness and response to bioterrorism is available from the Texas Department of Health; and WHEREAS, beyond bioterrorism, the funds are intended to strengthen the local public health response to other outbreaks of infectious disease and other public health threats and emergencies; and WHEREAS, Whereas the City of Wichita Falls wishes to accept this funding for emergency preparation on behalf of the Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District; NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS, THAT: SECTION 1. There is hereby appropriated in the Special Revenue Fund $214,863 for public health preparedness and response to bioterrorism, other outbreaks of infectious disease, and other public health threats and emergencies. SECTION 2. It is hereby officially found and determined that the meeting at which this ordinance was passed was open to the public as required by law. PASSED AND APPROVED this the 18 th day of June, 2002. MAYOR ATTEST: rI 11 .1 ,ity Clerk