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RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ACCEPT $104,509 FROM THE MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC SECURITY TO OPERATE THE TITLE V SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM (S.E.P.)FROM JULY 1, 2000, TO JUNE 30, 2001.

BY COUNCILOR FENA:

RESOLVED, that proper city officials are hereby authorized to accept on behalf of the city of Duluth, pursuant to the Laws of Minnesota, 1967, Chapter 374, $104,509 from the Minnesota department of economic security to operate the title V senior community service employment program from July 1, 2000, through June 30, 2001. A copy of this agreement shall be on file in the city clerk's office as Public Document No. _________________.

FURTHER RESOLVED, that amounts received will be deposited in Fund No. 271, Budget Item No. 6331.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The purpose of this resolution is to allow proper city officials to accept $104,509 from the Minnesota department of economic security to operate the Title V senior community service employment program (S.E.P.) from July 1, 2000, through June 30, 2001. A minimum of 21 eligible Duluth older workers age 55 and older will be placed on work experience sites in Duluth. Funds, allocated under Title V of the Older Americans Act, allow for participant wages and fringe, administrative costs, and other participant costs. Funds Will be deposited in Fund 271, Budget Item 6331.