RESOLUTION NO. 2014-17
A RESOLUTION SUPPORTING DENISON UNIVERSITY IN ITS EFFORTS TO OBTAIN STATE OF OHIO HISTORIC PRESERVATION TAX CREDITS FOR THE REDEVELOPMENT OF PROPERTY LOCATED AT 314 EAST BROADWAY IN THE VILLAGE OF GRANVILLE
WHEREAS, the Ohio Department of Development administers the State of Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit program, which awards additional points within its scoring system to projects that are consistent with local government strategic plans; and
WHEREAS, Council has determined that the redevelopment of the property located at 314 East Broadway (the "Property") is consistent with the Village of Granville and Granville Township Joint Comprehensive Plan, adopted July 18, 2012; and
WHEREAS, Council further supports the continued operation of the Granville Inn as a historic English manor inn providing hotel lodging, dining, catering and events; and
WHEREAS, by indicating Council's support of the redevelopment of the Property and its determination that the redevelopment is consistent with the Village's plan to promote historic preservation within its downtown historic district and the continued operation of the Granville Inn as a historic English manor inn, it is Council's intent to support Denison University in obtaining additional outside resources to help fund this important project;
NOW THEREFORE, be It resolved by the Council of Granville, Ohio that:
Section I: The Village Council of Granville hereby supports Denison University in its efforts to obtain State of Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credits for the redevelopment of the property located at 314 East Broadway (the "Property") in the historic downtown area of the Village of Granville. The redevelopment of this Property is consistent with the Village of Granville and Granville Township Joint Comprehensive Plan to revitalize the downtown historic district.
Section II: A copy of this resolution will be forwarded to Nathaniel Kaelin, Ohio Development Services Agency, Project Manager in the Office of Redevelopment of the Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit office.
Section III: This resolution shall take effect immediately upon passage.
Passed this 5th day of March, 2014.