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Ord 32-2002 4/16/2002ORDINANCE NO.J - o ;L_3 ORDINANCE MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE SPECIAL REVENUE FUND FOR ADDITIONAL GRANT REVENUE FROM THE STATE OF TEXAS FOR THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SELECTIVE TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM WAVE GRANT FY 2002 FOR TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT THROUGH THE "HOLIDAY STEP WAVES" PROGRAM; FINDING AND DETERMINING THAT THE MEETING AT WHICH THIS ORDINANCE WAS PASSED WAS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AS REQUIRED BY LAW. WHEREAS, the City of Wichita Falls has been invited to participate in a direct award from the State of Texas, Department of Transportation for the purpose of selective enforcement; and WHEREAS, the primary emphasis will be on increasing the number of citations issued for the non -use of occupant restraints and speeding during peak holiday periods; and WHEREAS, the holiday periods will span June 21, 2002 through July 18, 2002 and August 20, 2002 through September 16, 2002. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS, THAT: SECTION 1. There is hereby appropriated the sum of $15,000 in the Special Revenue Fund for the purpose of selective traffic enforcement as authorized in the grant from the Texas Department of Transportation for the "Holiday Step Waves" program, and the City Manager is authorized to accept same on behalf of the City of Wichita Falls. 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 16th day of April, 2002. _ 119 AYOR AT T: u& w ity Clerk