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File #: 2020-0675    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 9/4/2020 In control: Committee on Human Resources
On agenda: 9/8/2020 Final action: 9/22/2020
Enactment date: 9/22/2020 Enactment #: 476
Effective date: 9/24/2020    
Title: Resolution providing for the filing of applications by the Commonwealth of PA, Department of Human Services for grants in connection with the Joint Jobs Initiative Program Employment Advancement and Retention Network (EARN) and providing for the authorization to enter into agreements with various agencies and to pay for expenditures for costs to support, implement and administer the program. Cost not to exceed $3,828,594
Indexes: AGREEMENTS, GRANT(S)
Attachments: 1. 2020-0675-Masterresltr2020, 2. Summary 2020-0675
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Resolution providing for the filing of applications by the Commonwealth of PA, Department of Human Services for grants in connection with the Joint Jobs Initiative Program Employment Advancement and Retention Network (EARN) and providing for the authorization to enter into agreements with various agencies and to pay for expenditures for costs to support, implement and administer the program. Cost not to exceed $3,828,594

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Be it resolved by the Council of the City of Pittsburgh as follows:

Section 1. The Mayor and the City of Pittsburgh are hereby authorized to receive grants based on the filing of applications in the form required by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Human Services in connection with the Joint Jobs Initiative Program Employment Advancement and Retention Network (EARN); in order for grants to be made in connection with the Joint Jobs Initiative Program Employment Advancement and Retention Network (EARN).

Section 2. In the event that the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Human
Services should approve said applications through a grant to the City of Pittsburgh for contracts in connection therewith, the Mayor of the City of Pittsburgh, on behalf of the City, is hereby authorized to execute said contracts. Said contracts shall be in a form approved by the City Solicitor and shall contain such terms and conditions as said Solicitor may require.

Section 3. The City of Pittsburgh, as a recipient of grant funds, will assume full responsibility for all funds which may be provided under the EARN Program. The City of Pittsburgh assures that said funds will be used in an economical and efficient manner in carrying out the EARN Program.

Section 4. The City of Pittsburgh hereby assures its full compliance with the implementation of the following:

1. Regulation of the United States Department of Labor effectuating Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and any amendments thereto;
2. Applicable laws relating to equal...

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