07-0680R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ACCEPT A GRANT IN THE AMOUNT OF $120,000 FROM THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT FOR FAIR HOUSING ENFORCEMENT.

BY COUNCILOR NESS:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to allow modification to City Contract No. 20095 to accept an additional $120,000 from the U.S. department of housing and urban development, providing for enforcement of federal civil rights laws and processing of related complaints by the city human rights office and other related matters, a copy of which is on file with the city clerk as Public Document No. __________, grant funds to be deposited in Fund No. 100, Agency 010, Organization 1105, Revenue Source 4209-2.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  The purpose of this resolution is to allow modification to City Contract No. 20095 to accept an additional $120,000 from the U.S. department of HUD in grant funds for the 2007 fiscal year for the human rights office. This funding will offset costs for investigating cases in fair housing and covering costs for staff to attend investigative training.