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File #: RES 16-2002    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 11/16/2016
Title: Accepting the gift of airfare, lodging, and meals from the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, for Jonathan Sage-Martinson, Director of the Department of Planning and Economic Development, to attend a National League of Cities event featuring HUD Secretary Julián Castro for the Prosperity Playbook Community of Practice meeting.
Sponsors: Amy Brendmoen

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Accepting the gift of airfare, lodging, and meals from the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, for Jonathan Sage-Martinson, Director of the Department of Planning and Economic Development, to attend a National League of Cities event featuring HUD Secretary Julián Castro for the Prosperity Playbook Community of Practice meeting.

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WHEREAS, the Prosperity Playbook Community of Practice Meeting will convene in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on November 18, 2016; and

WHEREAS, the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy has specifically extended an invitation to Mr. Jonathan Sage-Martinson, Director of the Department of Planning and Economic Development,  as a leader on policy issues related to economic mobility and housing affordability, and

WHEREAS, the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy has offered to pay a stipend of $500.00 to pay some travel, lodging and meal costs associated with Mr. Sage-Martinson’s attendance; and

WHERES, the City of Saint Paul believes that having Mr. Sage-Martinson attend the HUD session with Secretary Castro will be beneficial to the City and it serves a public purpose;

NOW THEREFORE, be it

RESOLVED, that the City Council hereby accepts the gift of $500.00 to cover airfare, lodging and some meal expenses of Mr. Sage-Martinson for the Prosperity Playbook Community of Practice meeting and thanks the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy for its generous gift.

 

 

 

 

 

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