Urban Renewal Agency Board

Susan Bolton
Todd Bunn
Larry Rice – Chairman
George Yerion
Carmen Korsen

The Gooding Urban Renewal Agency was formed in December 2004 to foster economic development.

The Urban Renewal Agency of the City of Gooding, Idaho is an independent public body, corporate and politic created pursuant to Title 50, Chapter 20, Idaho Code and Resolution No. 174 of the City of Gooding passed on April 19, 2004.

Pursuant to Idaho Code 50-2008, the City of Gooding adopted Resolution #181 designating an Urban Renewal Project Area.  The Gooding Urban Renewal Agency purchased 36 acres in the industrial park.

The officers are elected annually by the Agency at the first regular annual meeting of the Agency.  Each officer holds office until his successor is elected. Any vacancy in any office is filled by the Agency by election for the unexpired portion of the term.

The Chairman:
Is the principal executive officer of the Agency and, unless otherwise determined by the members of the Agency, presides at all meetings of the Agency.   Executes any resolutions adopted by the Agency and any documents, certificates, deeds, mortgages, deeds of trust, notes, bonds, contracts or other instruments authorized by the Agency to be expressly delegated by the Agency or by the Bylaws to some other officer or agent of the Agency, or shall be required by law to be otherwise made.   In general performs all duties incident to the office of the Chairman and such other duties as may be prescribed by the Agency from time to time.

Vice-Chairman:  In the absence of the Chairman or, in the event of the Chairman’s inability or refusal to act, the Vice-Chairman performs the duties of the Chairman, and when so acting has all the powers of and is subject to all of the restrictions upon the Chairman. The Vice-Chairman also performs such other duties as from time to time may be prescribed by the Agency.

The Secretary:  Keeps the minutes of the meetings of the Agency in one or more books kept for that purpose.   Sees that all notices are duly given in accordance with the Bylaws and as required by law.  Is custodian of the corporate records and of the seal of the Agency, and may affix the seal of the Agency to resolutions, documents, certificates, deeds, mortgages, deeds of trust, notes, bonds, contracts and other instruments, the execution of which on behalf of the Agency under its seal is duly authorized in accordance with the provisions of the Bylaws.  Keeps a register of the names and post office addresses of all commissioners.   Keeps general charge of the books of the Agency.  Keeps on file at all times a complete copy of the Ordinance of the Municipality creating the Agency and the Bylaws of the Agency, containing all amendments thereto (all of which shall be open to the inspection of the members of the Agency at any time and to the public.)  May attest any resolutions adopted by the Agency and any documents, certificates, deeds, mortgages, deeds of trust, notes, bonds, contracts or other instruments authorized by the Agency to be attested, except in cases in which the attestation thereof shall be expressly delegated by the Agency, or by the Bylaws of the Agency to some other officer or agent of the Agency, or shall be required by law to be otherwise made.  Shall in general, perform all duties incident to the office of Secretary and such other duties as, from time to time, may be assigned to the Secretary by the Agency.