Staff respectfully recommends the appropriation of $1,500.00 to assist in sponsoring The Haven in its endeavor to provide and maintain domestic violence shelters for victims in our communities.
The Lake County Haven empowers victims to achieve permanent independent living. They use transitional housing, education, employment, and life-skills training to help people move from homelessness to independence. The goal of the agency is to achieve long-term stability and self-sufficiency for each person.
1. To approve the appropriations of Forfeiture Funds in the amount of $1,500.00
2. Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate
Funding is available for this purpose and is an authorized use of Law Enforcement Trust Funds.
Prepared by: _S Vicchiollo____________
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City Manager ___________________
Account No. 121-2111-521-4810___
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Available _ $138,947.43______
Honorable City Commission
City of Leesburg
Request For Appropriation of Forfeiture Proceeds
I, William J. Chrisman, Chief of Police, hereby request that funds be appropriated from the Law Enforcement Trust Fund as follows:
The Haven of Lake County $1,500.00
The anticipated recurring costs associated with this (these) item(s) are as follows:
I hereby certify that this request is in compliance with Subsection 932.7055 of the Florida Statutes.
William J. Chrisman
Chief of Police
Leesburg Police Department