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File #: 201132    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/15/2020 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 1/19/2021
Effective date:    
Title: : Resolution relative to acceptance and funding of a Homeland Security WEM K-9 Camera grant.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Attachments: 1. Budget.pdf, 2. 2020 Homeland Security ALERT SWAT K-9 Camera Grant Analysis.pdf, 3. 2020 Homeland Security ALERT SWAT K-9 Camera Grant Summary.pdf, 4. 2020 HS ALERT SWAT K-9 Camera - Signed Equity Statement.pdf

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Resolution relative to acceptance and funding of a Homeland Security WEM K-9 Camera grant.

This resolution authorizes the Milwaukee Police Department (MPD) to accept and fund a Homeland Security Wisconsin Emergency Management SWAT K-9 Camera grant through the State of Wisconsin, Department of Military Affairs (DMA), in the amount of $22,000.00 with a city share of $0, and a grantor share of $22,000.00. The grant will fund the purchase of a wireless K-9 Storm Camera System which will allow the K-9 handler to monitor video from the K-9 during tactical operations.

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 10/5/20 to 8/31/21 would cost $22,000.00, 100% of which 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 K-9 Camera grant.

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

Project Amount
Grantor Share $22,000.00

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