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File #: 39496    Version: 1 Name: Authorizing the City of Madison to accept a HUD Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance planning grant in the amount of $38,739, amending the 2015 CDBG Operating Budget to reflect this additional revenue and commensurate expenditures, and authorizing the Ma
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/28/2015 In control: BOARD OF ESTIMATES (ended 4/2017)
On agenda: 9/1/2015 Final action: 9/1/2015
Enactment date: 9/4/2015 Enactment #: RES-15-00677
Title: Authorizing the City of Madison to accept a HUD Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance planning grant in the amount of $38,739, amending the 2015 CDBG Operating Budget to reflect this additional revenue and commensurate expenditures, and authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into an agreement with the Corporation for Supportive Housing, Inc. for activities related to conducting a public process to update the Community Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness in Madison/Dane County.
Sponsors: Samba Baldeh, Maurice S. Cheeks, Matthew J. Phair
Attachments: 1. Memo to CC on contract 073015.pdf
Fiscal Note
The City’s acceptance of this HUD CoC planning grant requires an amendment to the Adopted 2015 CDBG Operating Budget to reflect the increase in federal grant revenue and commensurate expenditure authority, as detailed below:

38,739 62112101-42150-73114 HSG AST EN HCOC 14 FED REV CA
(38,739) 62112101-54820-73114 HSG AST EN HCOC 14 COM AG CNT
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Authorizing the City of Madison to accept a HUD Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance planning grant in the amount of $38,739, amending the 2015 CDBG Operating Budget to reflect this additional revenue and commensurate expenditures, and authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into an agreement with the Corporation for Supportive Housing, Inc. for activities related to conducting a public process to update the Community Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness in Madison/Dane County.
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The City of Madison, serving as the Collaborative Applicant for the Madison/Dane County Continuum of Care (CoC) Homeless Assistance application, submitted a planning project proposal to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in October 2014, as part of HUD’s competitive application process to award FY14 CoC Homeless Assistance grant funds. The activities described in the submitted application included engaging an outside party to provide assistance in the evaluation of current programs serving homeless persons and in the implementation of HUD-mandated activities and system outcomes.

In January 2015, the City of Madison received notice of its HUD CoC Homeless Assistance grant award in the amount of $38,739 (Grant # WI0161L51031400) for the planning project articulated in the City’s successful proposal.

The Community Development Division (CDD), through its CDBG unit, proposes to contract with the Corporation for Supportive Housing, Inc. (CSH) to provide activities in implementing the planning project, including the following:
· Beginning in September 2015, using data collected and analyzed as part...

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