Alta City Council authorizes exterior housing rehab program, employee salaries

The Alta City Council approved CDBG housing application resolutions and salaries during its meeting June 1.
Mayor Kevin Walsh called the meeting to order with the following members present: Pam Henderson, Willie Lang, Les Mann and Tom Lane. Wes Bunjes was present via conference call.
The electronic meeting protocol was authorized as a result of Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds State Public Emergency Declaration issued on March 20, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and referencing Iowa Code 29C.6(6) and Iowa Code 21.8, 26.12, and 414.12 in relation to open meeting laws.  
Resolutions adopted following public hearings were as follows: Resolution #20-10—Adopting Community Development and Housing Needs Assessment, Resolution #20-11—A Resolution Endorsing An Application For Community Development Block Grant Funds, Resolution #20-12—A Resolution Awarding Grant Administration Services For A Housing Sustainability Community Development Block Grant Application and Resolution #20-13—A Resolution Awarding Technical Services For a Housing Sustainability Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Application. Following adopting of Resolution #20-13, the council adopted the owner-occupied exterior home improvements program – administrative plan for CDBG.   

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