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File #: 2011-2143    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 10/4/2011 In control: Committee on Public Safety Services
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment date: 11/1/2011 Enactment #: 778
Effective date: 11/9/2011    
Title: Resolution authorizing the Mayor and the Directors of Public Safety and City Planning to enter into an agreement or agreements or contract or contracts with Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania Industries Inc. and One Vision, One Life Inc. for the purpose of designing and implementing the Pittsburgh Initiative to Reduce Crime, at a cost not to exceed $200,000.
Sponsors: Reverend Ricky V. Burgess
Indexes: AGREEMENTS, CONTRACT
Attachments: 1. 2011-2143.doc, 2. 2011-2143 VERSION 2.doc
Title
Resolution authorizing the Mayor and the Directors of Public Safety and City Planning to enter into an agreement or agreements or contract or contracts with Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania Industries Inc. and One Vision, One Life Inc. for the purpose of designing and implementing the Pittsburgh Initiative to Reduce Crime, at a cost not to exceed $200,000.

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Whereas, the City has worked to reduce violence in the City of Pittsburgh; and

Whereas, the City must reduce gun-related violence within its borders; and

Whereas, the City has been implementing the Pittsburgh Initiative to Reduce Crime, and

Whereas, The City desires to strengthen the job readiness aspects of the Initiative; and

Whereas, it is in the best interest of the City to dramatically reduce its violent crime.

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

Section 1. The Mayor and the Directors of Public Safety and City Planning are hereby authorized and directed to enter into an agreement or agreements or contract or contracts, in a form approved by the City Solicitor, with the Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania Industries Inc. for $125,000 and One Vision, One Life Inc. for $75,000 for the purpose of continuing to provide and enhancing the continuum of social services and employment assistance provided through the Pittsburgh Initiative to Reduce Crime.

The Controller is hereby authorized and directed to encumber the funds for the agreement or contract upon execution of said agreement(s) or contract(s). The total amount of said agreement(s) or contract(s) shall not exceed two hundred thousand dollars ($200,000.00), chargeable to and payable from the following: organization 210000, subclass 150, account 526100, fund 1000, budget year 2011.

Section 2. Representative(s) from PIRC shall continue to provide, on the last Monday of every third month a written report to the City Clerk to be distributed to all members of City Council that shall...

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