KC Skyline

City Clerk Web Search

Search the Ordinances:

Legislation #: 090282 Introduction Date: 4/9/2009
Type: Resolution Effective Date: 5/3/2009
Sponsor: None
Title: Amending the 2008 One Year Action Plan and submitting a Substantial Amendment to include funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 funding from the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
4/8/2009 Filed by the Clerk's office
4/9/2009 Referred to Housing Committee
4/15/2009 Hold On Agenda (4/22/2009)
4/22/2009 Immediate Adoption as a Committee Substitute
4/23/2009 Adopted

View Attachments
FileTypeSizeDescription
090282.pdf Authenticated 85K AUTHENTICATED
revised fact sheet.doc Advertise Notice 169K revised 4-15-09 fact sheet
090292.pdf Fact Sheet 116K revised fact sheet
fact sheet.doc Advertise Notice 172K fact sheet

Printer Friendly Version

COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR RESOLUTION NO. 090282

 

Amending the 2008 One Year Action Plan and submitting a Substantial Amendment to include funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 funding from the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program.

 

WHEREAS, American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 was passed by Congress in February 2009 and signed into Public Law under No: 111-5 by the President on February 17, 2009; and

WHEREAS, the requirements for the Homelessness Prevention Fund, hereinafter referred to as the Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program (HPRP) under Title XII of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act), Homelessness Prevention and Re-American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 Housing Program, commonly known as HPRP, established under federal register FR-5307-N-01 on March 19, 2009; and

WHEREAS, the City of Kansas City has been allocated $3,628,139.00 in funding from HUD to provide homelessness prevention assistance to households which would otherwise become homeless and to provide assistance to rapidly re-house persons who are homeless as defined by Section 103 of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11302); and

WHEREAS, in order to receive this funding, the City must amend its 2008 One Year Action Plan which was approved by Council through Committee Substitute for Resolution No. 080218 and submit said Substantial Amendment to HUD, postmarked on or before May 18, 2009, for its consideration; NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY

Section 1. That the Substantial Amendment to the 2008 One Year Action Plan, prepared pursuant to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 under Public Law No: 111-5 and Federal Register FR-5307-N-01, a copy of which, in substantial form, is on file in the office of the Acting Director of Housing and Community Development and is incorporated herein by reference, is herby approved.

Section 2. That the Mayor, on behalf of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, is hereby authorized to execute and submit the aforesaid Substantial Amendment to the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Section 3. That the City Council hereby certifies that said Substantial Amendment has been prepared pursuant to and in accordance with the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, as well as with the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Developments rules as defined in the Federal Register FR-5307-N-01 for the Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program.

________________________________________________