§ 2-216. Declaration of need; purposes  


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  • There is hereby determined and declared a pressing existing and future need for a development authority, as more fully described and defined in the Development Authorities Law (O.C.G.A. § 36-62-1 et seq.), to function in the county, for the purpose of developing and promoting for the public good and general welfare trade, commerce, industry and employment opportunities in the county, thereby promoting the general welfare of the citizenry and, in the furtherance of that purpose, to finance projects permitted thereby, including projects for air and water pollution control facilities by industries.

(Res. of 3-13-73; Code 1977, § 3-21-1)