AGENDA MEMORANDUM

 

 

Meeting Date:           August 9, 2010

 

From:                          Kevin Bowman, Fire Chief                 

 

Subject:                      Resolution authorizing receipt of a 2009-2010 State Homeland Security Grant

 

 

Staff Recommendation:

Staff recommends approval of the State Homeland Security Grant of $9,000.00

 

Analysis:

The City of Leesburg has been a recipient of this grant for several years and it has been invaluable to our training program.  This grant will assist with the training cost of ensuring our members are trained in technical rescue operations, hazardous material response, and urban search and rescue.

 

Options:

1.  Approve receipt of the State Homeland Security Grant of $9,000.00; or    

2.  Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate

 

 

Fiscal Impact

There is no match required for this grant.  A budget adjustment will be processed to add this revenue and expenditure to the budget.

 

 

Submission Date and Time:    8/5/2010 4:35 PM____

 

Department: ______________________

Prepared by:  ______________________                     

Attachments:         Yes____   No ______

Advertised:   ____Not Required ______                     

Dates:   __________________________                      

Attorney Review :       Yes___  No ____

                                                

_________________________________           

Revised 6/10/04

 

Reviewed by: Dept. Head ________

 

Finance  Dept. ____JB____________                                     

                              

Deputy C.M. ___________________                                                                         

Submitted by:

City Manager ___________________

 

Account No. _001-0000-331-2200__

 

Project No. ___________________

 

WF No. ______________________

 

Budget  ______________________

 

Available _____________________


 

 

 

RESOLUTION NO.___________

 

A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, AUTHORIZING EXECUTION OF A 2009-2010 STATE HOMELAND SECURITY GRANT PROGRAM SUBRECIPIENT  AGREEMENT FOR EXPENDITURE OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT FUNDING FOR FLORIDA FOR TECHNICAL RESCUE TEAM TRAINING, URBAN SEARCH AND RESCUE TRAINING, AND HAZARDOUS MATERIALS TRAINING; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA:

 

            THAT the Mayor and City Clerk are hereby authorized to execute the 2009-2010 State Homeland Security Grant Program Subrecipient agreement for expenditures of local government unit funding for Florida, whose address is  John P. Kohnke, Domestic Security coordinator, Division of State Fire Marshal, 200 East Gaines Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0340.   This grant will assist with the training cost of ensuring our members are trained in technical rescue operations, hazardous material response, and urban search and rescue.

 

             THAT this resolution shall become effective immediately.

 

PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida, at a regular meeting held the _9th____ day of _August________ 2010.

 

 

 

                                                                            __________________________

                                                                             Mayor

 

ATTEST:

 

 

__________________________

City Clerk