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File #: ID 20-0352    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/27/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 5/19/2020 Final action: 5/19/2020
Title: Resolution Authorizing Negotiation and Execution of Workforce Development Adult and Dislocated Worker Services Contract with Educational Data Systems, Inc (EDSI) in an Amount Not to Exceed $1,376,250 for Fiscal Year 2020-21
Attachments: 1. MWBE Memo for Adult Dislocated Worker Program Services under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity ACT.pdf, 2. 20-0352 RES EDSI AD Contract 2020.pdf

 

Title

Resolution Authorizing Negotiation and Execution of Workforce Development Adult and Dislocated Worker Services Contract with Educational Data Systems, Inc (EDSI) in an Amount Not to Exceed $1,376,250 for Fiscal Year 2020-21

 

Body

Council Priority: Maintain Infrastructure and Provide Sustainable Growth Opportunities

 

Department: Workforce Development

Council District: All districts

 

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 with Educational Data Systems, Inc (EDSI) in an amount not to exceed $1,376,250 to fund Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Adult and Dislocated Worker services through June 30, 2021.

 

BACKGROUND: 

The Workforce Development Board/City of Greensboro issued an RFP to procure Adult and Dislocated Worker Services in the Guilford County NCWorks Career Centers for Fiscal Year 2020-21. 

 

On April 2, 2020, the Workforce Development Board voted to approve a contract with EDSI through June 30, 2021 at a cost not to exceed $1,376,250 for the period of July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021. 

 

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 Revenue funds are requested.

 

RECOMMENDATION / ACTION REQUESTED:

It is requested that the City Council authorize the City Manager to negotiate and execute a contract in an amount not to exceed $1,376,250 with EDSI.