AN ORDINANCE ACCEPTING THE DEDICATION OF THE SINNETT HOUSE FROM THE GRANVILLE LIBRARY BOARD OF TRUSTEES
WHEREAS, the Granville Library Board is the owner of the Sinnett House located behind the Granville Public Library Board of Trustees; and
WHEREAS, the Granville Library Board of Trustees has offered to donate the Sinnett House to the Village of Granville; and
WHEREAS, the Granville Library has stated its intention to purchase the real property located at 130 South Prospect in the Village of Granville and demolish the existing residence; and
WHEREAS, the Granville Bicentennial Commission has committed to raise the funds necessary to relocate the Sinnett House to 130 South Prospect and make necessary improvements; and
WHEREAS, the Granville Library Board of Trustees has agreed to lease a portion of 130 South Prospect Street to the Village of Granville on a long-term lease at a nominal amount for the purposes of relocating the Sinnett House; and
WHEREAS, the Village Council has determined that the acceptance of the dedication of the Sinnett House from the Granville Library Board of Trustees is in the best interests of the Village of Granville and the public at large.
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the Village of Granville, Ohio, that:
Section I: The Village of Granville hereby accepts the donation of the Sinnett House from the Granville Library Board of Trustees. The acceptance of this donation shall be conditioned upon the Village of Granville and the Granville Library Board of Trustees entering into an agreement, the terms of which shall address such issues as the term of the lease, amount of rent, and the monies to be raised by the Granville Bicentennial Commission;
Section II: The Village Manager be, and hereby is, authorized on behalf of the Village to do all acts and to execute or cause to be filed all documents and instruments necessary to the carrying out of the terms of this donation.
Section III: This Ordinance shall take effect and be in full force and effect from and after the earliest period allowed by law.