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File #: 191439    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/17/2019 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 1/21/2020
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution directing the Department of City Development to present a plan for increasing participation and creating successful outcomes for the Earn & Learn program.
Sponsors: ALD. COGGS, ALD. STAMPER, ALD. RAINEY, ALD. JOHNSON, ALD. LEWIS
Indexes: YOUTH EMPLOYMENT
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
1/30/20200 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
1/21/20200 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTED

Minutes note: Ald. Lewis asked to be added as a co-sponsor. There were no objections.
Pass15:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
1/8/20200 COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Individuals present: Ald. Coggs Martha Brown and Vanessa Armstrong - Dept. of City Development Ald. Stamper, Rainey and Johnson added as co-sponsors. Ald. Lewis
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/17/20190 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available

Number

191439

 

Version

ORIGINAL

 

Reference

 

Sponsor

ALD. COGGS, STAMPER, RAINEY, JOHNSON AND LEWIS

 

Title

Resolution directing the Department of City Development to present a plan for increasing participation and creating successful outcomes for the Earn & Learn program.

 

Analysis

This resolution directs the Department of City Development to present a plan that will increase participation in and promote successful outcomes for the City’s Earn & Learn program.

 

Body

Whereas, The 2020 Adopted City Budget contains a footnote (Footnote #15), directing the Department of City Development to present a plan to increase participation and create successful outcomes for the City’s Earn & Learn program; and

 

Whereas, A resolution is required to effectuate the intent of this footnote; and

 

Whereas, The Earn & Lean program’s mission is to assist young people from Milwaukee in making a successful transition from adolescence into adulthood by developing job skills while gaining authentic work experience opportunities; and

 

Whereas, The Earn & Lean program is the largest single summer youth employment program in the City of Milwaukee, providing opportunities for around 1,000 teens every summer; and

 

Whereas, The Earn & Lean program represents a unique opportunity to interface with Milwaukee teens and provide them with the guidance and skills that will lead to fulfilling, gainful employment; now, therefore, be it

 

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that the Common Council directs the Department of City Development to develop a plan to increase participation and create successful outcomes for the City’s Earn & Learn program and to present its findings within 4 months of adoption of this resolution.

 

Requestor

 

Drafter

LRB 175638-1

Christopher H. Hillard