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File #: 18-1675    Version: 1 Name: BI # 8 WFNJ TANF GA SNAP 2018-2019
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 10/24/2018 In control: Administration
On agenda: 12/5/2018 Final action: 12/5/2018
Title: Dept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Budget Insertion Purpose: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and General Assistance/Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (GA/SNAP): to provide assistance in job placement for participants and disbursement of Workforce Investment Funds (City-wide). Funding Source: New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development Appropriation Amount: $615,377.00 Budget Year: 2018 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Funds accepted by Resolution 7R2-c adopted on November 8, 2018 Operating Agency: Office of the Mayor and Agencies, Mayor's Office of Employment and Training The breakdown of the award is as follows: 1.Tempor...
Sponsors: Council of the Whole

Title

Dept/ Agency:  Administration/Office of Management and Budget

Action:  (   ) Ratifying     (X) Authorizing    (   ) Amending

Type of Service: Budget Insertion

Purpose: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and General Assistance/Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (GA/SNAP): to provide assistance in job placement for participants and disbursement of Workforce Investment Funds (City-wide).

Funding Source:   New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development

Appropriation Amount: $615,377.00  

Budget Year: 2018

Contract Basis: (   ) Bid   (   ) State Vendor   (   ) Prof.  Ser.   (   ) EUS  

(   ) Fair & Open   (   ) No Reportable Contributions   (   ) RFP   (   ) RFQ

(   ) Private Sale   (X) Grant   (   ) Sub-recipient   (   ) n/a   

Additional Information: 

Funds accepted by Resolution 7R2-c adopted on November 8, 2018

Operating Agency: Office of the Mayor and Agencies, Mayor’s Office of Employment and Training

The breakdown of the award is as follows:

1.Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)/$337,253.00

2.General Assistance/Supplemental Nutrition/

   Assistance Program (GA/SNAP)/$278,124.00

   Total: $615,377.00

Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.

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BI # 8

 

WHEREAS, N.J.S.A. 40A:4-87 provides that the Director of the Division of Local Government Services may approve the insertion of any Special Item of Revenue in the budget of any local unit when such item shall have been made available by law and the amount thereof shall not have been determined at the time of the adoption of the budget, and may approve the insertion of an appropriation item of equal amount for the purpose of carrying out the purposes of the law making such item of revenue available for expenditure; and

 

WHEREAS, by grant award letter dated September 28, 2018 from the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development and Economic Opportunity, the City of Newark has been awarded $615,377.00 to provide assistance in job placement for participants and disbursement of Workforce Investment Funds; and

 

WHEREAS, the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development and Economic Opportunity has made available $615,377.00 for the TANF, GA/SNAP Grant.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, THAT:

 

1.                     In accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40A:4-87, the City of Newark hereby requests the Director of the Division of Local Government Services to approve a budget insertion in the amount of $615,377.00 and an appropriation of an equal amount for the budget year 2018 as set forth in Schedule A, attached hereto and made a part hereof.

 

2.                     The aforesaid insertion is, in the opinion of the Governing Body, warranted and authorized by N.J.S.A. 40A:4-87 and are necessary for the orderly operation of the municipality.

 

3.                     A copy of this resolution shall be filed with the Director of the Division of Local Government Services by the City Clerk of the City of Newark.

 

 

STATEMENT

 

This resolution is establishing an appropriation and revenue in the 2018 City of Newark's Budget for the TANF, GA/SNAP Grant in the amount of $615,377.00 from the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development and Economic Opportunity. The project period is July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019. (City-wide).

 

 

SCHEDULE A

 

 

ANTICIPATED ITEM OF REVENUE                                          SPECIAL ITEM OF

                                                                                                                                                     APPROPRIATION

 

New Jersey Department of Labor                     Unclassified Purposes                                          

   and Workforce Development                       Special Item of Appropriation                                          

 

WFNJ Temporary Assistance for                     WFNJ Temporary Assistance for

  Needy Families (TANF), and General                        Needy Families (TANF), and General

  Assistance (GA)/Supplemental                       Assistance (GA)/Supplemental

  Nutrition Assistance Program                       Nutrition Assistance Program

  (SNAP) 2017-2018                       (SNAP) 2018-2019

 

$615,377.00                                                               $615,377.00

 

 

1. The Project Director is Amina Bey, Director, Mayor’s Office of Employment and Training.

 

2. The Fiscal Officer will be Danielle Smith, Director of Finance.

 

3. The operating agency is the Mayor’s Office of Employment and Training.

 

4. The program period is from July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019.

 

5. A copy of this resolution shall be filed with the Director of the Division of Local Government Services by the City Clerk of the City of Newark.