Lake County, IL
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File #: 21-0728    Version: 1 Name: SYEP Worksite Agreement 2021
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/23/2021 In control: Health and Community Services Committee
On agenda: Final action: 5/11/2021
Title: Joint resolution authorizing the Workforce Development Department to enter into Summer Youth Worksite Agreements with public, private or nonprofit organizations to host youth onsite as part of the Lake County Summer Youth Work Experience Program.
Attachments: 1. Worksite Agreement 2021, 2. SYEP Worksites 2021

Title

Joint resolution authorizing the Workforce Development Department to enter into Summer Youth Worksite Agreements with public, private or nonprofit organizations to host youth onsite as part of the Lake County Summer Youth Work Experience Program.

 

Staff Summary

                     Workforce Development administers the Lake County Summer Youth Work Experience Program. The Summer Youth Program provides eligible youth a meaningful work experience.

                     Onsite, subsidized work experiences will be at public, governmental, private and nonprofit organizations. Youth will be scheduled to work up to 25 hours weekly for four to six earning $9 per hour.

                     Workforce Development has identified 12 worksites that have the capacity to host 88 youth and will continue to identify additional worksites.

                     The Worksite Agreement outlines the responsibilities of the participating worksites and Lake County.

                     This joint resolution authorizes the County Board Chair or their designee to sign the agreements.

 

Body

RESOLUTION

 

WHEREAS, it is necessary to enter into a Summer Youth Worksite Agreement with participating organizations for the 2021 Lake County Summer Youth Work Experience Program; and

 

WHEREAS, these agreements outline the responsibilities of the summer worksites and Lake County; and

 

WHEREAS, in order to execute these agreements, it is necessary for the Chair of the County Board or their designee to sign these agreements.

 

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by this County Board of Lake County, Illinois, that the Chair of the County Board or their designee is hereby authorized to execute the 2021 Lake County Summer Youth Employment Worksite Agreements with multiple organizations.

 

 

DATED at Waukegan, Illinois on May 11, 2021.