01-0499R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO A PLANNING AGREEMENT FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF A JOINT LOCAL SERVICE UNIT PLAN WITH ST. LOUIS COUNTY WHICH PROVIDES FOR THE DIRECT ALLOCATION OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING MONEY TO THE CITY AND THE COUNTY AND FOR THE COOPERATIVE ADMINISTRATION OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING PROGRAMS IN ST. LOUIS COUNTY.

BY COUNCILOR FENA:

        RESOLVED, that proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into a planning agreement for the development of a joint local service unit plan with St. Louis County which provides for the direct allocation of employment and training money to the city and the county and for the cooperative administration of employment and training programs in St. Louis County.  A copy of this agreement will be on file in the city clerk's office as Public Document No. _________________.  Monies received and paid as a result of this agreement are accounted for through Fund 268.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution allows proper city officials to enter into a planning agreement with St. Louis County which provides for the direct distribution of funds, seamless service to delivery of employment and training services to program participants in St. Louis County, both inside and outside the City of Duluth, allows program participants to access services across Local Service Units, and assures that responsibilities to the granting agencies are fulfilled. Monies received and paid as a result of this agreement are accounted for through Fund 268.