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File #: 27758    Version: 1 Name: Amendment to Resolution #25646 authorizing the Mayor to sign an application for funds from the State Division of Housing and authorize the Mayor and City Clerk to execute agreements with specific non-profit agencies which changes the amount awarded to Com
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 9/20/2012 In control: BOARD OF ESTIMATES (ended 4/2017)
On agenda: 10/16/2012 Final action: 10/16/2012
Enactment date: 10/18/2012 Enactment #: RES-12-00795
Title: Amendment to Resolution #25646 authorizing the Mayor to sign an application for funds from the State Division of Housing and authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to execute agreements with specific non-profit agencies changing the amount awarded to Community Action Coalition of South Central WI, Inc. from $222,166 to $224,208.
Sponsors: Tim Bruer, Lauren Cnare, Matthew J. Phair
Attachments: 1. ESG CAC allocation 2012 Res 25646.pdf
Fiscal Note
There is no change in the awarded amount of ETH funding from the state Division of Housing. The total award remains $478,759. The award amount to CACSCW was listed in error.
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Amendment to Resolution #25646 authorizing the Mayor to sign an application for funds from the State Division of Housing and authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to execute agreements with specific non-profit agencies changing the amount awarded to Community Action Coalition of South Central WI, Inc. from $222,166 to $224,208.
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Background: The city of Madison worked closely with a group of community-based non-profit agencies that provide services and housing to homeless persons and those at risk of becoming homeless. This cooperation involves City sponsorship and administration of an annual application to the State of Wisconsin for federal and state funds for various projects.

This year the Division of Housing made awards based on a formula using data from monthly homeless census counts, poverty data, unemployment data, and population data. Dane County was awarded $478,759

There are 13 projects in the City’s application that will serve homeless and at-risk populations by offering a specialized approach or set of services to strengthen the continuum of care for homeless persons in the community. These agencies include: Community Action Coalition for South Central Wisconsin, Inc.; Dane County Parent Council, Inc.; Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc.; Porchlight, Inc.; The Road Home Dane County, Inc.; The Salvation Army of Dane County; Stoughton United Ministries; Tellurian UCAN, Inc.; Tenant Resource Center, Inc.; United Way of Dane County; YWCA of Madison, Inc.; and Youth Services of Southern Wisconsin, Inc.

The City proposes to award Community Action Coalition for South Central WI $224,208 and contract to administer the Rentable Program providing financial assistance to help prevent homelessness through payment of back rent for those facing eviction and security depo...

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