Lake County, IL
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File #: 20-0865    Version: 1 Name: WIOA Statewide TA Regional Grant
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/28/2020 In control: Health and Community Services Committee
On agenda: Final action: 7/14/2020
Title: Joint resolution accepting the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Statewide Activities grant and approving an emergency appropriation in the amount of $166,005.
Attachments: 1. WDD WIOA Regional TA Grant July 2020, 2. WDD WIOA Regional TA Grant July 2020.pdf

Title

Joint resolution accepting the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Statewide Activities grant and approving an emergency appropriation in the amount of $166,005.

 

Staff Summary

                     The WIOA Statewide Activities Grant is a technical assistance grant to develop and implement regional activities and training.

                     DCEO has approved a grant budget for regional planning and system integration in the Northeast Economic Development Region along with expansion of the regional integrated business service team and Job Center partner and one-stop operator training and development.

                     The grant activities will be led by a regional coordinator and is for the period of June 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021.

 

Body

RESOLUTION

 

WHEREAS, The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity has provided WIOA Statewide Activities Grant totaling $166,005 to the Lake County Workforce Development Department; and,

 

WHEREAS this funding covers travel and training expenses for regional planning in the northeast Economic Development Region; and

 

WHEREAS, this grant is for the program period of June 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021; and

 

WHEREAS, an emergency appropriation of $166,005 is requested to allocate these funds into the Workforce Department’s county fiscal year 2020 budget and authorize acceptance of this grant.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by this County Board of Lake County, Illinois, that an emergency appropriation in the amount of $166,005 for the Workforce Development Department is hereby approved and that the WIOA Statewide Activities Grant be accepted.

 

DATED at Waukegan, Lake County, Illinois, on July 14, 2020.