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Ord 3713 8/19/1980 ORDINANCE NO. f//3 ORDINANCE EXTENDING STATE OF DISASTER EMERGENCY FOR SEVEN DAYS . WHEREAS, the state of emergency declared by Ordinance No. 3712 automatically terminates on August 20, 1980, by virtue of Article 5890 (e) , Revised Civil Statutes of Texas; and, WHEREAS, the aftermath of the tornado still creates an emergency. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS , TEXAS, THAT: SECTION 1. Prior approval having been given by the Governor, the state of disaster emergency in the City of Wichita Falls is hereby extended for a period of seven days, ending August 27, 1980, such extension being reasonably necessary to protect the health, life and property of the City and its inhabitants. SECTION 2 . Because of the destruction of property and disruption of the competitive market caused by the April 10 tornado, this ordinance is declared to be an emergency ordinance, and shall become effective upon its passage. PASSED AND APPROVED this the 19th day of August, 1980. MAYOR (7), ATTEST: City Clerk