A Resolution of the Homer City Council Supporting the Diamond Creek Recreation Area Plan and Adopting the Plan as it Applies to City Owned Lands Acquired Through the Forest Legacy Program. City Manager.
CITY OF HOMER
A RESOLUTION OF THE HOMER CITY COUNCIL SUPPORTING THE DIAMOND CREEK RECREATION AREA PLAN AND ADOPTING THE PLAN AS IT APPLIES TO CITY OWNED LANDS ACQUIRED THROUGH THE FOREST LEGACY PROGRAM.
WHEREAS, The City routinely adopts park plans by resolution for city facilities; and
WHEREAS, The Homer City Council adopted Ordinance 07-03, accepting ownership of two parcels totaling 273 acres in the Diamond Creek area as part of the Forest Legacy Program to keep for public park land in perpetuity; and
WHEREAS, The Forest Legacy Program requires all development on the lands be approved by certain state and federal agencies; and
WHEREAS, The Diamond Creek Recreation (DCRA) Plan is a management and development plan; and
WHEREAS, State and Federal agencies can review the plan and all associated development projects for consistency with the Forest Legacy Program.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Homer City Council hereby adopts the Diamond Creek Recreation Area Plan as it applies to city owned lands.
PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Council of Homer, Alaska, this 28th day of May, 2013.
CITY OF HOMER
MARY E. WYTHE, MAYOR
JO JOHNSON, CMC, CITY CLERK
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