BY COUNCILOR LITTLE:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to accept a grant from the state of Minnesota, office of traffic safety, in the amount of $45,000, for the grant period beginning October 1, 2007, and ending September 30, 2008, act as the fiscal agent for the grant and execute the documents necessary to accept the grant including any grant agreement; grant funds to be deposited in Fund 215, Agency 200, Organization 2278, Revenue Source 4220-02.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The grant is part of the state of Minnesota’s safe and sober program. The grant money will be used to pay for the additional salary costs associated with the additional patrols. The total grant amount will be split between the city of Duluth, city of Hermantown, city of Proctor, St. Louis County and university of Minnesota-Duluth police departments. The city of Duluth will act as the fiscal agent. Approximately $14,500 of the funds will be applied to city of Duluth salary costs.