BY COUNCILOR CUNEO:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to accept a grant from the state of Minnesota, commissioner of public safety, office of justice programs, in the amount of $335,000 for the purpose of supporting the operations of the Lake Superior drug and gang task force, and to execute the grant agreement, a copy of which is on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ______________; grant funds to be deposited in Fund 215, Agency 200, Organization 2260, Revenue Source 4210-02.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution accepts grant funds from the state of Minnesota in the amount of $335,000, and authorizes city officials to execute the grant agreement. The grant funds will be used to support the operation of the Lake Superior drug and gang task force during 2008 in conjunction with partner agencies: Hermantown police department, $40,000 allocated; St. Louis County sheriff’s office, $38,500 and Superior police department, $40,000.