04-0472R

RESOLUTION TRANSFERRING FUNDS IN THE AMOUNT OF $15,000 WITHIN THE 2000 AND 2003 HUD COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) PROGRAMS.

BY COUNCILOR GILBERT:

WHEREAS, the city of Duluth established certain 2000 and 2003 CDBG accounts; and

WHEREAS, the community development committee (CD committee) for the CDBG program established the following CDBG programs;

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to make the following fund transfers in the Federal Program Fund 262 - 2000 and 2003 HUD-funded community development accounts as set forth below:

2000 CDBG Transfers

Project # Project Budget amount New amount Amount of increase or decrease

6309

Lincoln Park Phase I $173,322 $188,322 $15,000

2003 CDBG Transfers

Project #

Project

Budget amount

New amount Amount of increase or decrease

6613

Sidewalk safety -Lincoln Park $59,200 $44,200 ($15,000)

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  The purpose of this resolution is to transfer funds to cover the cost of additional professional engineering services that were required due to the increased inspection costs with the fabrication of the lower bridge. The sidewalk safety program in Lincoln Park came in under budget and has a surplus.