Staff recommends approval of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the State of Florida, Division of Financial Services extending the expiration date of the 2005-2006 State Homeland Security Grant program to December 31, 2007.
The proposed MOU will extend the termination date from February 28, 2007 to December 31, 2007. If approved, the City will continue to receive reimbursement of eligible training, overtime, and backfill costs associated with ongoing technical rescue training for firefighters.
1. Approve the Memorandum of Understanding; or
2. Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate
The current reimbursement amount to be requested is approximately $10,800. Other costs will accrue and reimbursement for those costs will be eligible for reimbursement this year.
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A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR AND CITY CLERK TO EXECUTE A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH THE STATE OF FLORIDA, DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES DIVISION TO EXTEND AN EXISTING AGREEMENT WITH STATE HOMELAND SECURITY GRANT PROGRAM; 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 an agreement with STATE OF FLORIDA, DIVISION OF FINANCIAL SERVICES whose address is TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA for EXTENSION TO 2005-2006 STATE HOMELAND SECURITY GRANT PROGRAM.
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 _April___ 2007.