DISCLAIMER

 

05-0643R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AMENDMENT TO THE GANG STRIKE FORCE GRANT AGREEMENT FOR REIMBURSEMENT OF CLERICAL SALARY AND BENEFITS AND OTHER OPERATING EXPENSES TO EXPAND LOCAL CAPACITY TO COMBAT GANGS, EXTENDING THE TERM AND INCREASING THE GRANT AMOUNT BY $53,400.

BY COUNCILOR LITTLE:

     BE IT RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to execute and implement a grant amendment between the city of Duluth and state of Minnesota, department of public safety, office of justice programs, a copy of which is on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ___________, for reimbursement of clerical salary and benefits and other operating expenses to expand local capacity to combat gangs to extend the term of the grant period to December 31, 2005, and to increase the grant funding to the city by $53,400; said money to be deposited in Fund 215, Agency 200, Organization 2263, Revenue Source 4220-02.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  The city has requested and received additional grant funds from the Minnesota department of public safety, office of justice programs, for reimbursement of clerical salary and benefits and other operating expenses to expand local capacity to combat gangs. This grant amendment increases the funds provided to the city by $53,400, for a total grant amount of $83,400, and extends the term of the grant agreement to December 31, 2005.