DISCLAIMER

 

08-0172R


RESOLUTION APPROVING AGREEMENT WITH MINNESOTA PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT, INC., FOR SERVICES RELATED TO THE DOMESTIC ABUSE INTERVENTION PROJECT IN THE AMOUNT OF $75,889.

CITY PROPOSAL:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement, substantially in the form of that on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. __________ with Minnesota Program Development, Inc., for services related to the domestic abuse intervention project in the amount of not to exceed $75,889, payable from Fund 215-200-2280-5310.


POLICE/ATTY REA:nmj 3/3/2008


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  The purpose of this resolution is to approve an agreement with Minnesota Program Development, Inc., (MPDI), a nonprofit corporation, to assist the city in implementing its domestic abuse prevention program (the program).


The city has accepted a grant in the amount of almost $400,000 to assist it in carrying out the program and, as in the past, the city will be contracting with a number of outside agencies to assist it in carrying out the full range of activities to be undertaken under the program.


As part of that effort, the MPDI will be providing a system coordinator which will be a halftime position, assisting in maintaining lines of communications between the various agencies involved in the program and providing qualitative analysis and designing frameworks for analysis of goals and objectives. In addition, they will supply computer specialist to provide data collection and analysis to support the work of the police department’s domestic violence unit.