BY COUNCILOR NESS:
RESOLVED, that proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement, substantially in the form of that on file with the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. __________, with Job Service for the provision of dislocated worker services pursuant to the Workforce Investment Act and Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 268, at costs not to exceed $96,000 for the federal program (for the period July 1, 2007 - June 30, 2008), $170,460 for state program (for the period July 1, 2007 - June 30, 2008), and $76,000 for the state airline worker program (for the period July 1, 2007 - December 31, 2008). Funds will be payable from Fund 268, Agency 031, Organization 6211 (federal program), 6210 (state program) and 6212 (airline workers).
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The purpose of this resolution is to authorize the workforce development division to contract with Job Service to provide services to dislocated workers in the city of Duluth under the federal, state, and airline worker programs designed to assist them in finding new employment which meets their needs and utilizes their potential.