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RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT WITH DULUTH PUBLIC SCHOOLS ACADEMY DISTRICT NO. 4020 FOR THE OPERATION OF A SCHOOL POLICE LIAISON PROGRAM IN THE EDISON SCHOOLS.

BY COUNCILOR STENBERG:

RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are authorized and directed to execute an agreement between the city of Duluth and Duluth Public Schools Academy District No. 4020, authorizing the operation of a police-school liaison program, with DPSA No. 4020 contributing $45,000 and the city contributing one police officer during the school year, said agreement filed as Public Document No. _________.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This agreement between the city and DPSA District No. 4020 (Edison Schools) authorizes a police school liaison program in Duluth for the Edison Schools. This agreement is for a term of one year. DPSA District No. 4020 will give the city $45,000. The city will furnish one liaison officer for the Edison Schools. The terms of the school liaison agreement are very similar to the ones in our school liaison agreement with ISD No. 709.