04-0840R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH THE DULUTH HOUSING AND REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO ACCEPT FUNDS IN ORDER TO PROVIDE VOCATIONAL TESTING AND ASSESSMENT SERVICES TO CANDIDATES FOR HOPE VI RELATED EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES, IN THE AMOUNT OF $40 PER HOUR, FOR THE PERIOD DECEMBER 1, 2004, TO OCTOBER 1, 2008.

BY COUNCILOR ATKINS:

     RESOLVED, that proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement, in substantially the form of the contract on file with the clerk as Public Document No. __________, with the Duluth Housing and Redevelopment Authority to accept funds in order to provide vocational testing and assessment services to candidates for project Hope VI related employment opportunities, in the amount of $40 per hour for staff time; contract dates will run from December 1, 2004, through the end of the Hope VI project grant on October 1, 2008.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  The purpose of this resolution is to allow proper city officials to enter into an agreement with the Duluth Housing and Redevelopment Authority to accept funds in order to provide vocational testing and assessment services to candidates for project Hope VI related employment opportunities, in the amount of $40 per hour for staff time. Contract dates shall run from December 1, 2004, through the end of the Hope VI project grant on October 1, 2008, during which time testing will be performed on an as needed basis.


Monies received under this agreement shall be deposited in Fund 0268.