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File #: 170294    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/31/2017 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 6/20/2017
Effective date:    
Title: Substitute resolution relative to continued funding of the 2014-15 Victims and Suspects of Firearm Violence Grant from the Joyce Foundation.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: FIREARMS, GRANTS
Attachments: 1. Joyce Budget 2017.pdf, 2. Joyce grant analysis 2017.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
6/28/20171 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
6/20/20171 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass13:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
6/8/20171 PUBLIC SAFETY AND HEALTH COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Dave Peet and Reggie Moore - Health Dept. Ald. Borkowski moved to hold to the call of the chair. There were no objections. Ald. Borkowski moved to reconsider. There were no objections.
Pass4:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
6/1/20171 CITY CLERK DRAFT SUBMITTED   Action details Meeting details Not available
5/31/20170 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
170294

Version
Substitute 1

Reference
140718

Sponsor
The Chair

Title
Substitute resolution relative to continued funding of the 2014-15 Victims and Suspects of Firearm Violence Grant from the Joyce Foundation.

Analysis
This resolution authorizes the continued funding of the Victims and Suspects of Firearm Violence grant.

Body
Whereas, Common Council File Number 140718, adopted September 23, 2014, authorized application for, acceptance and funding for the 2014-15 Victims and Suspects of Firearm Violence Grant from the Joyce Foundation; and

Whereas, The project has an unencumbered balance at the end of May 2017 of $64,202 which is available through the Joyce Foundation; and

Whereas, Milwaukee Code of ordinances Section 304.81 states that the “carrying over the unexpended funds shall be limited to three years from the year in which the funds were appropriated. A grant project exceeding this period shall be re-funded through a separate resolution”; and

Whereas this limitation applies to the continuation of the Victims and Suspects of Firearm Violence grant; and

Whereas, Continued involvement in this program will improve our understanding of risk and protective factors for gun violence for the City of Milwaukee, now, therefore, be it

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that continuation of the grant for Victims and Suspects of Firearm Violence from the Joyce Foundation, to be administered by the Health Department, is hereby authorized; and, be it

Further Resolved, That the proper City officials and/or the herein named department head are authorized to continue the grant without further Common Council approval; and be it

Further Resolved, That the Health Department is authorized to expend, from the amount appropriated, sums for specified purposes in accordance with the previously approved ongoing budget for the program; and be it

Further Resolved, That the Health Department shall have the authority to continue tra...

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