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File #: 221607    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/7/2023 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 5/9/2023
Effective date:    
Title: Substitute resolution relative to acceptance and funding of the COVID-19 Phylodynamics grant from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: PUBLIC HEALTH, STATE GRANTS
Attachments: 1. Grant Analysis, 2. Grant Budget, 3. Equity Impact Statement, 4. Hearing Notice List
Number
221607

Version
Substitute 1

Reference

Sponsor
THE CHAIR

Title
Substitute resolution relative to acceptance and funding of the COVID-19 Phylodynamics grant from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Analysis
Substitute resolution authorizes the Health Department to accept, and fund the COVID-19 Phylodynamics grant from the US Centers for Disease Control via the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the amount of $388,070 with a City share of $0 and a grantor share of $388,070. The funding will provide staffing and supplies to conduct genomic sequencing of COVID-19 in key populations as part of a multi-state collaborative research effort.

Body
Whereas, The City of Milwaukee appears to be eligible for grant funds from the University of Wisconsin-Madison to sample and gnomically sequence COVID-19 in key populations; and

Whereas, The operation of this grant program from July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2025 will cost $388,070 comprised of $388,070, or 100% grantor share and $0, or 0%, City share; now, therefore, be it;

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that the Health Department shall accept this grant without further approval unless the terms of the grant change as indicated in Milwaukee Code of Ordinances Section 304-81; and, be it

Further Resolved, that the Commissioner of Health or their designee is authorized to execute the grant agreement for these funds; and, be it

Further Resolved, That the City Comptroller is authorized to:

1. Commit funds within the Project/Grant parent account of the 2022 Special Revenue-Grant and Aid Projects Fund, the following amounts for the project titled COVID-19 Phylodynamics:


Project/Grant GR000220000
Fund 0150
Org 9990
Program 0001
Budget Year 0000
Subclass R999
Account 000600
Project Grantor Share
Amount $388,070

2. Create the necessary Special Revenue Fund Grant and Aid Project/Grant and Project Levels; budget to these Project/Grant values the amounts required un...

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