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File #: 13-1758    Version: 1 Name: NWIB/NewarkWORKS Annual Budget
Type: Resolution Status: Filed
File created: 9/12/2013 In control: Economic and Housing Development
On agenda: 12/10/2013 Final action: 1/22/2014
Title: Dept/ Agency: Economic & Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: 2013/14 Annual Budget for the Newark Workforce Investment Board Purpose: Approval of Annual Operating Budget Amount: $1,849,756.00 Budget Period: July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014 Additional Information: Resolution 7R3-G (AS) 091510; Resolution approving Memorandum of Understanding between the City of Newark and Newark Workforce Investment Board Deferred 7R3-a 121813 Deferred to Special 7R3-a 010814
Sponsors: Council of the Whole
Title
Dept/ Agency: Economic & Housing Development
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending
Type of Service: 2013/14 Annual Budget for the Newark Workforce Investment Board
Purpose: Approval of Annual Operating Budget
Amount: $1,849,756.00
Budget Period: July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014
Additional Information:
Resolution 7R3-G (AS) 091510; Resolution approving Memorandum of Understanding between the City of Newark and Newark Workforce Investment Board
Deferred 7R3-a 121813
Deferred to Special 7R3-a 010814
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WHEREAS, the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, enacted by the 105th Congress on August 7, 1998, Public Law 105-220 (hereinafter referred to as the "Act") requires the establishment of locally designated Workforce Investment Areas and the appointment of local Workforce Investment Boards in order to receive an annual allocation of Act program and administrative funds; and

WHEREAS, the Governor of the State of New Jersey has designated the City of Newark as a Workforce Investment Area eligible for receipt of federal Act funds and state formula and non-formula funds; and

WHEREAS, as required by the Act, the City of Newark and the NWIB have prepared a Memorandum of Understanding, which sets forth the roles and responsibilities of the parties as defined in the Act which provides for the development of a comprehensive, integrated and market-driven workforce investment system; and

WHEREAS, on September 15, 2010, the Municipal Council of the City of Newark approved Resolution 7R3-G (AS) authorizing the Mayor of the City of Newark, as the Chief Elected Official of the Newark Workforce Investment Area, to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding, as required by the Federal Workforce Investment Act of 1998, Public Law 105-220, with the Newark Workforce Investment Board, a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit corporation established in the State of New Jersey with its principal offices at 990 Broad S...

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