DISCLAIMER

06-0797R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH ARROWHEAD REGIONAL CORRECTIONS PROVIDING FOR THE CITY OF DULUTH AND ARROWHEAD REGIONAL CORRECTIONS TO PARTICIPATE IN A PROBATION PARTNERSHIP.

BY COUNCILOR LITTLE:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are authorized to execute and implement an agreement, substantially in the form of Public Document No. ____________ on file in the office of the city clerk, with Arrowhead Regional Corrections, a multi-county government agency formed pursuant to the Community Corrections Act, providing for the participation of the city and Arrowhead Regional Corrections in a probation partnership to be funded with grant monies.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes the proper city officials to execute an agreement to participate in a probation partnership with Arrowhead Regional Corrections. By Resolution 06-0124, the council authorized the city to accept a community crime prevention grant in the amount of $200,000. The grant funds are being used to support a police and probation partnership the purpose of which is to monitor high risk probationers. The grant funds supporting this partnership will be used to pay for overtime expenses, equipment needs.