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R1884 R E S O L U T I O N NO. 1884 WHEREAS, the boundaries of The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District were extended by a vote in an election on May 10, 1977, as authorized by Ordinance No. 3205, adopted March 23, 1977, to include virtually all of St. Louis County; and WHEREAS, more than a majority of the qualified voters in the District by a vote on March 8, 1988, approved stormwater service charges "To be collected only in those areas within the boundaries of The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District where the District has assumed or may in the future assume responsibility for operation and maintenance of stormwater and drainage facilities," which election was called pursuant to Ordinance No. 7358, adopted December 23, 1987; and WHEREAS, by Ordinance No. 7450, adopted May 11, 1988, the District established the stormwater service charges approved by the voters on March 8, 1988; and WHEREAS, the District Board of Trustees has determined that the District should now undertake the operation and maintenance of stormwater and drainage facilities in the entire District to assure a comprehensive sewer and drainage system under the jurisdiction, control, possession and supervision of the District; and WHEREAS, it is the intent of the District to hold a referendum in the near future to raise additional funds that will allow the District to operate and maintain stormwater and drainage facilities and implement a program of capital improvements to the stormwater and drainage system. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE METROPOLITAN ST. LOUIS SEWER DISTRICT: Section One. This Resolution shall take the place of and supersede Resolution No. 1494, adopted April 27, 1977. Section Two. Effective April 1, 1989, The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District shall undertake a program to assume the operation and maintenance of stormwater and drainage facilities within the boundaries of the entire District. Section Three. The District Board of Trustees shall by ordinance provide for the implementation of this Resolution. The foregoing Resolution was adopted February 22, 1989.