RESOLUTION NO. 898
A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF UNIVERSITY PLACE APPROVING THE 2019-2020 AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY AND UNIVERSITY PLACE SCHOOL DISTRICT FOR A SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER
WHEREAS, since shortly after incorporation, the City and the University Place School District have partnered in a School Resource Officer (SRO) program which places a police officer in schools during the school year; and
WHEREAS, in September 2015, the Council adopted Resolution No. 790, which approved an SRO Agreement between the City and the School District; and
WHEREAS, the Agreement is reviewed every year to update the funding amount due from the City; and
WHEREAS, the Agreement has been revised to reflect the correct amount of funding necessary from the City; and
WHEREAS, the City Council and the City and School District administrations believe continuing the joint SRO program is in the best interests of the community, and the updated Agreement is approved.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF UNIVERSITY PLACE, WASHINGTON, AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Incorporation. The recitals are hereby incorporated herein as if set forth in full.
Section 2. Agreement Approved. The 2019-2020 Agreement with University Place School District for a School Resource Officer is hereby approved. The proper officials of the City are authorized to execute the agreement in substantially the form on-file with the City Clerk.
Section 3. Effective Date. This Resolution shall be effective immediately upon adoption by the City Council.
ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL ON SEPTEMBER 3, 2019.
Kent Keel, Mayor
Emelita Genetia, City Clerk
APPROVED AS TO FORM:
Matthew S. Kaser, City Attorney