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File #: 181418    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 1/14/2019 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 2/5/2019
Effective date:    
Title: : Resolution relative to acceptance, and funding of a Seat Belt 2018/19 Enforcement grant (Police Department).
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: GRANTS, POLICE DEPARTMENT, SAFETY REGULATIONS
Attachments: 1. Budget, 2. Grant Analysis, 3. Grant Summary
Number:
181418

Version:
ORIGINAL

Sponsor:
THE CHAIR

Title:
Resolution relative to acceptance, and funding of a Seat Belt 2018/19 Enforcement grant (Police Department).

Analysis:
This resolution authorizes the Milwaukee Police Department to accept and fund a Seat Belt Enforcement grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation through the Wisconsin Department of Transportation in the amount of $83,600 with an additional In-Kind Local Match of 25% ($20,900) for a total grant award of $104,500. The purpose of this grant is to encourage seat-belt enforcement in areas with low seatbelt usage.

Body:
Whereas, Under the terms of CFDA #20.616 the City of Milwaukee appears to be eligible for a Seat Belt Enforcement grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation through the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Safety, and

Whereas, The operation of this grant from 10/1/18 to 09/30/19 would cost $104,500 of which $83,600 will be funded by the Grantor and $20,900 will be funded by the MPD and its partners as an In-Kind Local Match (25%); now, therefore, be it

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that acceptance and funding of a Seat Belt Task Force grant is authorized and the Police Department shall accept this grant without further approval unless the terms of the grant change as indicated in Section 304-81, Milwaukee Code Ordnances; and, be it

Further Resolved, That the City Comptroller is authorized to:

1. Commit funds within the Project/Grant Parent of the 2018 Special Revenue-Grant and Aid Projects, the following amount for the program titled: 2018-2019 Seat Belt Enforcement Grant:

Project/Grant Fund Org Program BY Subclass Account
GR0001800000 0150 9990 0001 0000 R999 000600

Project Amount
Grantor Share $83,600

2. Create the necessary Grant and Aid Project/Grant and Project/Grant levels; budget against these Projec...

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