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File #: 080885    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/7/2008 In control: STEERING & RULES COMMITTEE
On agenda: Final action: 10/29/2008
Effective date:    
Title: Substitute resolution authorizing the Department of City Development (DCD) to enter into a Consultant contract for the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 - Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) funded through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program from the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development through the Community Development Grants Administration (CDGA).
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: COMMUNITY BLOCK GRANT ADMINISTRATION, COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT, FORECLOSURES, HOUSING
Attachments: 1. Cover Letter, 2. Fiscal Note, 3. Memo from Dept. of City Department, with attached draft contract, proposed budget for services, description of work experience by the UW Cooperative Extension and an organizational chart for UW System, 4. Hearing notice list, 5. Executed Agreement
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
11/3/20081 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
10/29/20081 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass12:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
10/27/20080 STEERING & RULES COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Mr. Steven Mahan, Director, Community Development Grants Admin., Ms. Maria Prioletta, Dept. of City Development and Ms. Suzanne M. Dennik, Project Coordinator, Milwaukee Foreclosure Initiative, Milwaukee County Cooperative UW-Extension appeared on this matter. Ald. Hines asked Ms. Prioletta and Ms. Dennik to submit to all members of the Council, prior to the October 29, 2008 Common Council meeting, information relative to Ms. Dennik's background and experience.
Pass8:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/22/20080 STEERING & RULES COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
10/22/20081 CITY CLERK DRAFT SUBMITTED   Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/20080 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
080885
Version
SUBSTITUTE 1
Reference
Sponsor
THE CHAIR
Title
Substitute resolution authorizing the Department of City Development (DCD) to enter into a Consultant contract for the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 - Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) funded through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program from the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development through the Community Development Grants Administration (CDGA).
Analysis
This resolution will authorize the Department of City Development to enter into a contract with the Milwaukee County Cooperative Extension for consulting services in the amount of $90,000.
Body
Whereas, The City of Milwaukee has been allocated $9,197,465 from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) through the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) authorized by the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008; and

Whereas, The purpose of the NSP is to assist states and local governments in addressing the effects of abandoned and foreclosed properties in the nation’s communities; and

Whereas, HUD is granting permission to communities that have been allocated funds to incur pre-award costs that can be reimbursed from grant funds once they have been received by the City; and

Whereas, The City wishes to obtain the services of a Foreclosure Partnership Manager to assist the City and carrying out programs under the NSP Program to address the surge of mortgage foreclosures in our community; and

Whereas The Milwaukee County Cooperative Extension (MCCE) has been working to study, assess and address the foreclosure issue in the City; and

Whereas, The City wishes to enter into a contract with MCCE to provide Foreclosure Partnership Manager Services to the City; and

Whereas, The MCCE has agreed to leverage City funding of $90,000 by providing matching funds in the amount of $100,000 for the purpose of providing these services; and

Whereas, The MCCE’s services wil...

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