04-0405R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING INCREASE OF $2,000 AND A $19,000 TRANSFER OF FUNDS IN THE 2004 HUD COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) PROGRAM.

BY COUNCILOR GILBERT:

WHEREAS, the city of Duluth established certain 2004 CDBG accounts; and

WHEREAS, the community development committee (cd committee) for the CDBG program passed a resolution recommending funding changes as set forth below.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to make the following fund increase in the Federal Program Fund 0262, Agency 020, 2004 HUD-funded community development accounts as set forth below.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that this resolution also authorizes the sub-contract agreement (Public Document No. __________________) for Neighborhood Planning Services with Neighborhood Housing Services from Account 6738.

2004 CDBG account revised - 2004

Project# Project Original Amount New Grant Difference
6739 Contingency $26,657 $28,657 +$2,000

Transfers - 2004

6701 Affordable $170,000 $151,000 -$19,000

Homeownership services - NHS

6738 Neighborhood planning $170,000 $189,000 +$19,000

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  The city council established the CDBG program accounts in Resolution 03-0873. The purpose of this resolution is to finalize the FY 2004 CDBG portion of the community development program. The city received an entitlement grant of $3,402,000, which was $2,000 more than anticipated during the budgeting process. Also, the budget transfer and contract authorization was requested by NHS to facilitate planning with the Central and East Hillside At Home committees to develop a neighborhood revitalization strategy area plan for submission to HUD, as part of the city's consolidated plan.