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File #: 53025    Version: 1 Name: Revising the Authorization for the City, through the Community Development Division, to enter into a purchase of service contract with Urban League of Greater Madison, Fiscal Agent for Opportunity Inc., funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Justi
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/29/2018 In control: Community Development Division
On agenda: 9/25/2018 Final action: 9/25/2018
Enactment date: 9/28/2018 Enactment #: RES-18-00703
Title: Revising the Authorization for the City, through the Community Development Division, to enter into a purchase of service contract with Urban League of Greater Madison, Fiscal Agent for Opportunity Inc., funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Justice - Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention to address the issues of youth violence on Madison’s Northside and guided by recommendation from a rigorous community-based strategic planning process.
Sponsors: Shiva Bidar, Larry Palm
Fiscal Note
The proposed resolution authorizes the City to enter into a fiscal agreement with the Urban League of Greater Madison to be the fiscal agent for Opportunity, Inc. Adopted RES-18-00394 (File ID: 51414) awarded a $30,000 purchase of service contract to Opportunity, Inc. as part of a $750,000 grant from the US Department of Justice - Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention to address issues of youth violence on Madison’s Northside. No additional City appropriation is required.
Title
Revising the Authorization for the City, through the Community Development Division, to enter into a purchase of service contract with Urban League of Greater Madison, Fiscal Agent for Opportunity Inc., funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Justice - Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention to address the issues of youth violence on Madison’s Northside and guided by recommendation from a rigorous community-based strategic planning process.
Body
WHEREAS the City accepted a $750,000 grant from the US Department of Justice-Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (RES-16-00776) to conduct a 2-year youth violence prevention project on Madison’s Northside; and

WHEREAS the City of Madison Common Council approved the distribution of these funds, in RES-18-00394, to various sub-awardees selected through a competitive public process; and

WHEREAS one of these approved sub-awardees, Opportunity Inc. has identified Urban League of Greater Madison, an agency with a long history of serving in this role, as their new fiscal agent;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Mayor and City Clerk are authorized to enter into a fiscal agreement with the Urban League of Greater Madison, fiscal agent for Opportunity Inc. for the services described and approved in City of Madison RES-18-00394, on May 15, 2018. Said contract is to have a term not longer than September 30, 2018 to September 30, 2019; and
BE IT FINALLY RESOLVED that any unspent Fed...

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