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File #: RES 15-2101    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 12/2/2015
Title: Authorizing the Police Department to accept a grant from the Saint Paul Foundation in the amount of $20,000 for the city staff implicit bias training.
Sponsors: Russ Stark
Attachments: 1. St Paul Foundation Train the Trainers Grant, 2. Financial Analysis

Title

Authorizing the Police Department to accept a grant from the Saint Paul Foundation in the amount of $20,000 for the city staff implicit bias training.

 

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WHEREAS, the City of Saint Paul, Police Department has been awarded the Train the Trainers for Police and City Staff Implicit Bias from The Saint Paul Foundation and their Facing Race Initiative; and

 

WHEREAS, this grant provides funding for city staff implicit bias training including, Implicit Bias, Race the Power of Illusion, Leading Through Change and Recognizing Bias in Policy and Practice; and

 

WHEREAS, the funding is for $20,000 with a term from October 1, 2015 to December 31, 2016; and

 

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Saint Paul City Council accepts this grant, and authorizes the City of Saint Paul to enter into, and Chief Thomas E. Smith to implement the attached agreement with The Saint Paul Foundation.

 

Financial Analysis

See Attachment

 

 

 

 

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