05-0213R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH AND ACCEPT FUNDS FROM THE MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR PROVISION OF WORKFORCE INVESTMENT ACT TITLE I SERVICES, MINNESOTA YOUTH PROGRAM SERVICES, MINNESOTA STATE DISLOCATED WORKER PROGRAM SERVICES AND OLDER AMERICAN PROGRAM SERVICES FOR PROGRAM YEARS 2005-2008.

BY COUNCILOR ATKINS:

     RESOLVED, that proper city officials are hereby authorized to execute and implement a contract, in substantially the form and containing substantially the terms of the contract on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. _________, with, and accept funds from, the Minnesota department of employment and economic development to provide services under Title I of the Workforce Investment Act, the Minnesota youth program services, Minnesota state dislocated worker program services and the older American program as defined in the local workforce investment plan, for the term beginning April 1, 2005, and ending March 31, 2008. Program funds will be accepted upon receipt of notices of funds available. For Title I Workforce Investment Act, Minnesota youth program services and Minnesota state dislocated worker program services funds will be deposited into and paid from Fund 268. For older American program, funds will be deposited into and paid from Fund 270.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution is to authorize city officials to enter into an agreement with and accept funds from, the Minnesota department of employment and economic development to provide workforce development services to Duluth residents under Title I of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA), the Minnesota youth program services, Minnesota state dislocated worker program services and the older american program for the period April 1, 2005, through March 31, 2008. Services to be provided are described in the local workforce investment plan. Program funds will be accepted upon receipt of notices of funds available and be deposited into Funds 268 for W.I.A., Minnesota youth program services, and Minnesota state dislocated worker program services and Fund 270 for the older American program.

 

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