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File #: 220384    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/12/2022 In control: PUBLIC SAFETY AND HEALTH COMMITTEE
On agenda: Final action: 7/28/2022
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution relating to acceptance and funding of a 2022 Wisconsin Department of Transportation Bureau of Transportation Safety Speed Enforcement grant.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: STATE GRANTS, TRANSPORTATION, WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
Attachments: 1. 2022 Speed Enforcement_Grant Analysis.pdf, 2. 2022 SPEED_Grant Summary.pdf, 3. 2022 Speed Enforcement_Grant Budget.pdf, 4. 2022 Speed Enforcement_Equity Impact Statement.pdf
Number
220384
Version
ORIGINAL
Reference

Sponsor
CHAIR
Title
Resolution relating to acceptance and funding of a 2022 Wisconsin Department of Transportation Bureau of Transportation Safety Speed Enforcement grant.
Analysis
This resolution authorizes the Milwaukee Police Department to accept and fund a 2022 Speed Enforcement grant from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation Bureau of Transportation Safety in the amount of $200,000 with a city in-kind share of $40,000 and a grantor share of $160,000. The purpose of the grant is to conduct a high visibility enforcement campaign targeting speed and reckless driving violations enforcement. The grant funds a multi-jurisdictional traffic safety task force focused on decreasing traffic crashes and obtaining voluntary compliance with traffic regulations to decrease fatalities and serious injury collisions.
Body
Whereas, The City of Milwaukee appears to be eligible for grant funds from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation Bureau of Transportation Safety to conduct a high visibility enforcement campaign targeting speed and reckless driving violations enforcement; and

Whereas, The operation of this grant from 6/1/2022 to 8/31/2022 would cost $200,000 of which, $40,000 (20%) would be provided by the city and $160,000 (80%) 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, of the 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 2022 Special Revenue - Grant and Aid Projects the following amounts for the program/project titled 2022 Speed Enforcement Grant:
Project/Grant GR0002200000
Fund 0150
Org 9990
Program 0001
Budget Year 0000
Sub Class R999
Account 000600
Projec...

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