01-0779R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO SUBMIT A LOCAL SERVICE UNIT PLAN AMENDMENT FOR THE CITY OF DULUTH FOR THE PROVISION OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING SERVICES WHICH IS COORDINATED WITH ST. LOUIS COUNTY'S PLAN FOR STATE FISCAL YEARS 2002-2003.

BY COUNCILOR FENA:

        RESOLVED, that proper city officials are hereby authorized to submit a local service unit plan amendment for the provision of employment and training services to residents of the city of Duluth which is coordinated with St. Louis County's L.S.U. (local service unit) for state fiscal years 2002 and 2003 (July 1, 2001, through June 30, 2003). Said amendment modifies services to meet the requirements of Special Session Laws of Minnesota 2001, Chapter 9, Article 10, adds a supported work service component to Duluth's service delivery plan and requests $35,221 in additional revenue to operate the supported work component.  Revenue to be deposited in Fund 268.  A copy of this plan will be on file in the city clerk's office as Public Document No. ______.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution is to allow proper city officials to submit a local service unit (L.S.U.) plan amendment for the provision of employment and training services to residents of the city of Duluth which is coordinated with St. Louis County's L.S.U. for state fiscal years 2002 and 2003 (July 1, 2001, to June 30, 2003).  Services are provided through the Minnesota family investment program (MFIP) to low income residents of the city.  The amendment modifies services to meet the requirements of Special Session Laws of Minnesota 2001, Chapter 9, Article 10, adds supported work service component to Duluth's service delivery plan and requests $35,221 in additional revenue to operate the supported work component.  Revenue will be deposited in Fund 268.