05-0217R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING MAYOR HERB BERGSON TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH AND ACCEPT FUNDS FROM THE MINNESOTA JOB SKILLS PARTNERSHIP FOR A LOW INCOME WORKER TRAINING GRANT IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $99,062 FOR THE PERIOD JULY 1, 2005, TO JUNE 30, 2007.

BY COUNCILOR ATKINS:

     RESOLVED, that Mayor Herb Bergson is hereby authorized to execute and implement a contract, in substantially the form and containing substantially the terms of that draft contract on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ___________, with, and accept fund from, the Minnesota jobs skills partnership for a low income worker training grant in an amount not to exceed $99,062, for the period July 1, 2005, to June 30, 2007.

     FURTHER RESOLVED, that monies received under this agreement shall be deposited in Fund 0268, Budget Item 6267.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  At the request of the Minnesota job skills partnership, this resolution specifically authorized Mayor Herb Bergson to execute the appropriate documents necessary to enter into an agreement with and accept fund from the Minnesota job skills partnership (MJSP) in order to provide reimbursement of occupational skill training to eligible low income individuals. Total funds expended for this purpose shall not exceed $99,062 for period July 2, 2005, through June 30, 2007. Training shall be provided for the purpose of qualifying eligible low income individuals with skill training to enable them to qualify for employment in health care careers. Grant services shall be administered by the workforce development division.

 

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