01-0404R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 709 FOR THE PROVISION OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT SERVICES TO STUDENTS IN ITS TRUANCY PREVENTION PROGRAM (TAP).

BY COUNCILOR FENA:

        RESOLVED, that proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement, a copy of which is on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ___________________, with Independent School District No. 709 to provide workforce development services, including job counseling and wage subsidies to at-risk youth as part of the school district's truancy prevention program (TAP). The initial contract period is January 1, 2000, through December 31, 2001. The contract will be extended to complete project goals upon notification by the school district of the duration of the district's funding extension.

        FURTHER RESOLVED, contract revenues will include $38,463 for job counseling services and $13,942 for wage subsidies ($52,405) and shall be deposited in Fund 268, Budget Item 6281.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution is to authorize city officials to enter into an agreement with Independent School District No. 709 to provide job counseling services and wage subsidies to district students as part of the district's truancy prevention program (TAP). The contract period is from January 1, 2000, to December 31, 2001. It is anticipated that the contract will be extended t complete the project goals upon notification by the school district of the duration of the district's funding extension. Contract revenues will include $38,463 for job counseling services and $13,942 for wage subsides ($52,405) and shall be deposited in Fund 268, Budget Item 6281.