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File #: 200004    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Placed On File
File created: 5/27/2020 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 7/7/2020
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution related to acceptance and funding of a Homeland Security WEM/STAC ALERT SWAT Video Equipment grant.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Attachments: 1. Grant Analysis, 2. Grant Budget, 3. Grant Summary
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
7/7/20200 COMMON COUNCIL PLACED ON FILEPass15:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
7/2/20200 PUBLIC SAFETY AND HEALTH COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR PLACING ON FILEPass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video

Minutes note: Appearing: Dan Rotar - Budget and Finance Manager MPD Inspector Terrence Gordon Sergeant Bradley Buddenhagen.
Pass3:1 Action details Meeting details Video Video
5/27/20200 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available


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Resolution related to acceptance and funding of a Homeland Security WEM/STAC ALERT SWAT Video Equipment grant.

This resolution authorizes the Milwaukee Police Department (MPD) to accept and fund a Homeland Security Wisconsin Emergency Management (WEM) Southeastern Wisconsin Threat Analysis Center (STAC) Alert SWAT Video Equipment grant through the State of Wisconsin, Department of Military Affairs (DMA), in the amount of $45,000 with a city share of $0, and a grantor share of $45,000.00. The purpose of this funding is for the purchase of AgileMesh products which will allow the MPD, as well as other jurisdictions we assist and lend equipment, to increase the safety and security of Law Enforcement and citizens involved in critical incidents. This system will provide real-time information and assist with intelligence gathering so individuals making decisions can make the best decision possible to bring a resolution to the critical incident.

Whereas, Under CFDA 97.067, the City of Milwaukee appears to be eligible for grant funds from the U.S. Department of Justice through the State of Wisconsin DMA; and

Whereas, The operation of this grant from 12/1/19 to 9/30/20 would cost $45,000, 100% would be provided by the grantor; 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 2020 Special Revenue-Grant and Aid Projects, the following amount for the program titled: WEM/STAC Mobile Pole Camera Trailer Systems grant.

Project/Grant Fund Org Program BY Subclass Account
GR0002000000 0150 9990 0001 0000 R999 000600

Project Amount
Grantor Share $45,000.00

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

3. Establish the necessary City Share Project Values; and, be it

Further Resolved, That these funds are budgeted for the Milwaukee Police Department which is authorized to:

Expend from the amount budgeted for specified purposes as indicated in the grant budget and incur costs consistent with the award date;

Transfer funds within the project budget as long as the amount expended for each specific purpose does not exceed the amount authorized by the budget by 10 percent.

Milwaukee Police Department
Daniel F. Rotar