RESOLUTION NUMBER: 2018-8 AND PROCLAMATION
RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF KIOWA COUNTY, KANSAS
PROCLAMATION OF A STATE OF LOCAL DISASTER EMERGENCY FOR KIOWA COUNTY, KANSAS.
WHEREAS, on the 6th day of September 2018, the Board of County Commissioners of Kiowa County, Kansas finds that certain conditions have caused, or eminently threaten to cause wide-spread or severe damage, injury or loss of life or property in disaster proportion in Kiowa County, Kansas; On or about September 3rd, 2018 and continuing.
WHEREAS, such conditions have created obstructions which endanger health, safety, and welfare of persons and property within the border of Kiowa County, Kansas.
Now, therefore, be it resolved by the Board of Commissioners of Kiowa County, Kansas:
That the Board of County Commissioners of Kiowa County, Kansas, under and by virtue of the authority vested in it by K.S.A. 1976 Supp. 48-932, does hereby PROCLAIM that a State of Local Disaster Emergency exists.
IT IS FURTHER RESOLVED AND PROCLAIMED that the area within the border of Kiowa County, Kansas covered by this proclamation/resolution is the entire area of Kiowa County, Kansas.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that said Board has all rights and/or powers to perform such functions as are vested in said Board by and through the provisions of the Kansas Emergency Preparedness Act of 1975.
IT IS FURTHER RESOLVED AND PROCLAIMED that this resolution shall remain in effect for a period of seven (7) days unless terminated earlier or renewed by consent of the governing body.
ADOPTED BY THE BOARD OF KIOWA COUNTY COMMISSIONERS THIS 6TH DAY OF SEPTEMBER 2018.
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
OF KIOWA COUNTY
Ronald Freeman Kristi Cooper
Bert Lowery Kiowa County Clerk
John W. Unruh