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TOWN OF TRUCKEE <br /> California <br /> RESOLUTION 2017-06 <br /> A RESOLUTION OF THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF TRUCKEE RATIFYING THE <br /> PROCLAMATION DECLARING THE EXISTENCE OF A LOCAL EMERGENCY <br /> WHEREAS; Section 2.50.180 of the Truckee Municipal Code empowers the Director of <br /> Emergency Services to proclaim the existence or threatened existence of a local emergency <br /> when said Town area is affected or likely to be affected by a public calamity and the Town <br /> Council is not in session; and <br /> WHEREAS; Tony Lashbrook, Director of Emergency Services for Truckee made <br /> findings: that conditions of extreme peril to the safety of persons and property have arisen within <br /> the Town, as a result of: damage related to severe weather beginning February 6, 2017; and <br /> that the Town Council of Truckee is not in session; and <br /> WHEREAS; Council needs to ratify the action of the Director of Emergency Services <br /> within seven (7) days of the declaration; <br /> NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Town Council of the Town of <br /> Truckee as follows: that a local emergency exists throughout the Town; and <br /> IT IS FURTHER RESOLVED AND RATIFIED that a copy of this declaration be <br /> forwarded to the Governor of California with the request that he proclaim a state of emergency <br /> for Truckee, and further that the Governor request a Presidential Declaration; and <br /> IT IS FURTHER RESOLVED AND RATIFIED that during the existence of said local <br /> emergency the powers, functions and duties of the emergency services organization of this <br /> Town shall be those prescribed by law, by ordinance of this Town, and by the Truckee <br /> Emergency Operations Plan. <br /> The foregoing resolution was introduced by Vice Mayor Wallace Dee, seconded by <br /> Council Member Flora, at a regular meeting of the Truckee Town Council, held on the 14 <br /> day of February, 2017 and adopted by the following vote: <br /> AYES: Vice Mayor Wallace Dee, Council Member Flora, Council Member <br /> Tirman, Council Member Abrams, and Mayor Goodwin. <br /> NOES: none. <br /> ABSENT: none. <br /> ATTEST: /i Morgan Goodwin, Mayor <br /> Judy rice, L, Town Clerk <br />