BY COUNCILOR NESS:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are hereby authorized to execute a community service agreement with the University of Minnesota Duluth, which will permit the placement of students in specified work assignments as determined by the city, which agreement is on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ____________.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution approves an agreement with the University of Minnesota Duluth, which will allow the university and the city to participate in a work study program. The university determines the student’s eligibility. The city employs the student as it deems appropriate with 75 percent of the gross compensation to the student being reimbursed by the university. This program has been used previously within the city to provide student park rangers in the city’s parks. The agreement will continue to December 31, 2009.