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File #: 181794    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 3/26/2019 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 4/16/2019
Effective date:    
Title: : Resolution authorizing acceptance and expenditure of a 2017 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance (JAG) Grant.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Attachments: 1. Budget, 2. Grant Analysis, 3. Grant Summary
Number:
181794

Version:
ORIGINAL

Reference:

Sponsor:
THE CHAIR

Title:
Resolution authorizing acceptance and expenditure of a 2017 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance (JAG) Grant.

Analysis:
This resolution authorizes acceptance and expenditure of a 2017 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance (JAG) Grant from the Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, through Milwaukee County. Funds will primarily be used to upgrade the Department’s Automated License Plate Reader System.

Body:
Whereas, Under the terms of CFDA #16.738, the City of Milwaukee appears to be eligible for grant funds from the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance, through Milwaukee County for an Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance (JAG) Grant; and

Whereas, The purpose of this grant is to fund purchases for various initiatives and projects; and

Whereas, The operation of this grant program from 3/01/19 - 09/30/20 would cost $414,559 of which 100% would be provided by the grantor; and now therefore, be it

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that 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 of Ordinances; and, be it

Further Resolved, That the City Comptroller is authorized to:

1. Commit funds within the Project/Grant Parent of the 2019 Special Revenue -Grant and Aid Projects, the following amounts for the program titled: Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant:

Proj/Grt Fund Org Program BY Subclass Acct
GR0001900000 0150 9990 0001 0000 R999 000600

Project Amount
Grantor share $414,559


2. Create the necessary Grant and Aid Project/Grant and Project/Grant levels; budget against these Project/Grant values the amount required u...

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