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File #: ID 20-0507    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 6/23/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 7/21/2020 Final action: 7/21/2020
Title: Public Hearing for an Ordinance Establishing FY 20-21 Grant Project Budget in the Amount of $195,930 for the City of Greensboro Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)
Attachments: 1. 20-0507 ORD FY 20-21 ESG.pdf

Title

Public Hearing for an Ordinance Establishing FY 20-21 Grant Project Budget in the Amount of $195,930 for the City of Greensboro Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)

 

Body

Council Priority: Maintain Infrastructure and provide Sustainable Growth Opportunities

 

Department: Neighborhood Development

Council District: All

 

Public Hearing: Yes

Advertising Date/By: July 7, 2020/Neighborhood Development

 

Contact 1 and Phone: Stan Wilson, 373-2509

Contact 2 and Phone: Lamont Taylor, 373-2538

 

PURPOSE:

City Council is requested to approve the acceptance of Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds awarded to the City of Greensboro from the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and to authorize the City Manager to execute grant documents. 

 

BACKGROUND:

HUD has awarded the City of Greensboro an allocation of Emergency Solutions Grant funds, in the amount of $195,930, to address the housing needs of residents experiencing homelessness.

 

The budget ordinance to appropriate fund accounts for the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) is attached for approval.

 

BUDGET IMPACT:

$195,930                     220-2101-07                                          Contributions to Non-governmental Agencies

 

RECOMMENDATION / ACTION REQUESTED:

City Council is requested to approve the acceptance of a $195,930 grant award from HUD and authorize the City Manager to execute grant documents.  City Council is also requested to approve the grant budget ordinance for the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG).