BY COUNCILOR STAUBER:
RESOLVED, the proper city officers are hereby authorized and directed to execute an agreement, on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. __________, between the city of Duluth and the Arrowhead Regional Development Commission for the furnishing of meals for eligible senior citizens during the period from January 1, 2006, through December 31, 2006, for an amount not to exceed $268,984 (combined federal, NSIP [formerly known at USDA] and state funds).
RESOLVED FURTHER, that monies collected under said contract shall be deposited in Federal Program Fund 272, Agency 031, revenue sources 4214, 4215 and 4241.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution authorizes an agreement with the Arrowhead Regional Development Commission for their Title III-C (2) senior dining program. 2006 begins a new contracting cycle with the opportunity to renew for one additional year. The city will provide meals to eligible senior citizens at nine sites and will be compensated in the amount of $3.71 per eligible meal. Total reimbursement will not exceed the sum of $268,984 (combined federal, NSIP [formerly known at USDA] and state funds). 2006 will begin the 33rd year of the senior dining program in Duluth and it is projected that 72,500 meals will be served to eligible seniors. Compared to 2005, it is anticipated that the number of sites will remain the same.