04-0482R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING EXECUTION OF A GRANT AGREEMENT WITH THE MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY, OFFICE OF JUSTICE PROGRAMS, CRIME VICTIM SERVICES, RELATING TO AN EMERGENCY FUND FOR CRIME VICTIMS IN AN AMOUNT OF $3,000.

BY COUNCILOR ATKINS:

RESOLVED, that the city of Duluth is hereby authorized to execute the grant agreement filed as Public Document No. ______________ for the state fiscal year 2005 with the Minnesota department of public safety, office of justice programs, crime victim services, for a $3,000 grant for a program entitled "Emergency Fund for Crime Victims."

RESOLVED FURTHER, that funds received by the city under such grant agreement shall be deposited in the General Fund 0100, Agency 700, Organization 1428.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution approves a grant agreement with the Minnesota department of public safety, office of justice programs, crime victim services, under which the city will receive $3,000 during the state 2005 fiscal year to provide emergency funds to crime victims. This is a renewal of a grant the city has received during the last seven state fiscal years.