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Resolution Number

776 

Resolution Subject

Approving an Interlocal Agreement with the City of Lakewood for municipal court services

Date Adopted

12/1/2014 

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Amended By

 

Resolution

RESOLUTION NO. 776

 

A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL APPROVING AN INTERLOCAL AGREEMENT WITH THE CITY OF LAKEWOOD FOR MUNICIPAL COURT SERVICES SUBSTANTIALLY IN THE FORM ATTACHED HERETO

 

 

WHEREAS, the City of University Place, "University Place" incorporated as a City in 1995 and assumed authority and jurisdiction with respect to criminal and traffic offenses occurring within the corporate boundaries thereby created; and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Lakewood, "Lakewood" has the capacity to provide municipal court, prosecution, public defender and related services to University Place in a manner beneficial to both parties and University Place desires to use these services; and

 

WHEREAS, University Place and Lakewood wish to cooperate and enter into this Agreement for the orderly and efficient processing of traffic infractions, parking infractions, criminal traffic cases, criminal non-traffic misdemeanors and any other matters within the jurisdiction of a Municipal Court through services provided by and held at Lakewood; and

 

WHEREAS, included in the services provided by Lakewood to University Place shall be a detail of statistics identifying caseload, type of case and other matters of interest to University Place; and

 

WHEREAS, the parties agree that provision of services as detailed in this Agreement are in the best interests of the residents of both cities; and

 

WHEREAS, Title 39.34 of the Revised Code of Washington authorizes joint and cooperative

Agreements between public agencies;   

 

            NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF UNIVERSITY PLACE, WASHINGTON, AS FOLLOWS:

 

1.   Incorporation.  The recitals are hereby incorporated herein as if set forth in full.

 

2.   Approval. The Interlocal Agreement with the City of Lakewood for Municipal Court Services is hereby approved substantially in the form attached hereto.

 

            3.   Effective Date.  This Resolution shall be effective immediately upon adoption by the City Council.

 

            ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL ON DECEMBER 1, 2014.

 

 

 

                                                                                    ___________________________________
Denise McCluskey, Mayor

 

ATTEST:

 

 

________________________________

Emelita Genetia, City Clerk

 

APPROVED AS TO FORM:

 

 

________________________________

Steve Victor, City Attorney

Council Minutes

Regular Council Meeting Minutes-20141201-0759 

ResolutionID

Resolution:776-19020214-776 
Attachments
776-Attachment.pdf    
Content Type: Resolution
Created at 12/2/2014 4:23 PM  by Emelita Genetia 
Last modified at 1/6/2015 8:27 AM  by Emelita Genetia