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File #: R-17-155   
Type: Resolution Status: Enacted
File created: 1/18/2017 In control: City Council
Final action: 3/6/2017
Enactment date: 3/17/2017 Enactment #: R-2017-023
Title: Approving A Grant Application To The Department Of Housing And Urban Development For A 2017 Continuum Of Care Grant; And Providing An Appropriation To The Department Of Family And Community Services (Benton, by request)
Attachments: 1. R-155, 2. R-155Enacted
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
3/17/2017 City Clerk Published  Action details
3/17/2017 Mayor Signed by the Mayor  Action details
3/10/2017 City Council Sent to Mayor for Signature  Action details
3/6/2017 City Council PassedPass Action details
2/22/2017 City Council Accepted with a Recommendation Do Pass  Action details
2/13/2017 Finance & Government Operations Committee Sent to Council with a recommendation of Do PassPass Action details
1/18/2017 City Council Introduced and Referred  Action details
1/18/2017 President Referred  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY SECOND COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. R-17-155 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Isaac Benton, by request


RESOLUTION
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Approving A Grant Application To The Department Of Housing And Urban Development For A 2017 Continuum Of Care Grant; And Providing An Appropriation To The Department Of Family And Community Services (Benton, by request)
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APPROVING A GRANT APPLICATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT FOR A 2017 CONTINUUM OF CARE GRANT; AND PROVIDING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND COMMUNITY SERVICES.
WHEREAS, THE U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced its Fiscal Year 2017 competition for grants as part of the Continuum of Care program, HUD's comprehensive and coordinated approach to addressing and resolving homelessness; and
WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque has provided the leadership in the community to carefully plan and build a systematic approach to address homelessness; and
WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque and the New Mexico Coalition to End Homelessness have identified three priorities that must be addressed in the city: (1) to provide rapid re-housing for homeless families; (2) to provide transitional housing for homeless individuals with disabilities; and (3) to provide permanent supportive housing for homeless households with disabilities; and
WHEREAS, the HUD Continuum of Care program provides critical resources to provide: (1) rapid re-housing and supportive services for homeless families through the Rapid Re-housing Program; (2) transitional housing and supportive services for disabled homeless individuals through the Transitional Housing Program; and (3) permanent housing and supportive services for disabled homeless households through the Rental Assistance Program.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
Section 1. That the attached application for a Continuum of Ca...

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