Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: ID 19-0388    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/24/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 6/18/2019 Final action: 6/18/2019
Title: Resolution Authorizing Extension of Workforce Development Adult and Dislocated Worker Services Contract with Arbor E&T, LLC, d/b/a ResCare Workforce Services in an Amount Not to Exceed $1,450,000 for Fiscal Year 2019-20
Attachments: 1. 19-0388 Resolution Arbor E&T ResCare Adult Contract 2019.pdf

 

Title

Resolution Authorizing Extension of Workforce Development Adult and Dislocated Worker Services Contract with Arbor E&T, LLC, d/b/a ResCare Workforce Services in an Amount Not to Exceed $1,450,000 for Fiscal Year 2019-20

 

Body

Department: Workforce Development

Council District: All

 

Public Hearing: No

Advertising Date/By: N/A

 

Contact 1 and Phone: Chris Rivera, 373-4174

Contact 2 and Phone: Matt Jeffreys, 373-3036

 

PURPOSE:

City Council approval is requested to authorize the City Manager to negotiate and execute a contract extension with Arbor E&T, LLC, d/b/a ResCare Workforce Services in an amount not to exceed $1,450,000 to fund Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Adult and Dislocated Worker services through June 30, 2020.

 

BACKGROUND:

The Workforce Development Board/City of Greensboro has contracted with Arbor E&T, LLC, d/b/a ResCare Workforce Services to provide comprehensive workforce services for Adults and Dislocated Workers since October 2014. 

 

ResCare Workforce Services has performed its contract responsibilities and met benchmarks at an acceptable level to date.  On April 26, 2019, the Workforce Development Board voted to approve the contract through June 30, 2020 at a cost not to exceed $1,450,000 for the period of July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020. 

 

BUDGET IMPACT:

Funds for this contract modification are budgeted in the following Office of Workforce Development Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act accounts.  All funds to be utilized are US Department of Labor funds passed through the NC Department of Commerce.  No General Funds are requested.

 

RECOMMENDATION / ACTION REQUESTED:

It is requested that the City Council authorize the City Manager to negotiate and execute a contract extension in an amount not to exceed $1,450,000 with Arbor E&T, LLC, d/b/a ResCare Workforce Services.