Lake County, IL
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File #: 19-1056    Version: Name: Commission action to allow Aspire to perform Northpointe Resource‚Äôs long-term commitments on County-funded rental properties
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/7/2019 In control: Health & Community Services Committee
On agenda: Final action: 8/13/2019
Title: Resolution permitting the transfer of ongoing affordable housing-related commitments from Northpointe Resources, Inc. to Aspire of Illinois.
Attachments: 1. County Duties Assumption Request

Title

Resolution permitting the transfer of ongoing affordable housing-related commitments from Northpointe Resources, Inc. to Aspire of Illinois.

 

Staff Summary

                     Lake County has provided affordable housing grants for the development of group homes for Northpointe Resources’ clients with intellectual disabilities.

                     To leverage economies of scale that better serve its clients, Northpoint Resources, Inc. will transfer its assets, employees and programs to Aspire of Illinois, a long-standing Illinois not-for-profit corporation serving Northpoint Resources’ target population.

 

Body

RESOLUTION

WHEREAS, Northpointe Resources has provided housing and services in Lake County that going forward will be provided by Aspire of Illinois; and

 

WHEREAS, Aspire of Illinois is an Illinois not-for-profit corporation in good standing; and

 

WHEREAS, Lake County previously provided affordable housing grants to Northpointe Resources that require ongoing commitments of affordability; and

 

WHEREAS, Aspire of Illinois intends to assume the affordable housing-related commitments of Northpointe Resources to Lake County.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by this County Board of Lake County, Illinois, that the Chair of the Lake County Board may sign the attached Consent Letter documenting the agreement by Lake County, as provider of affordable housing grants and loans for housing currently owned by Northpointe Resources, for Aspire of Illinois to perform Northpointe Resources’ affordable housing commitments.

 

DATED at Waukegan, Illinois, on August 14, 2019.